[Pharo-dev] ghost windows

Johan Brichau johan at inceptive.be
Thu Apr 10 09:53:40 EDT 2014


Thanks Carlo, that works very well indeed.

Johan

On 07 Apr 2014, at 22:25, Carlo <snoobabk at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi
> 
> Try holding down shift and then right click on the world (or in a workspace execute: ‘World findWindow: nil.’). A ‘find window’ pop-up should appear. Look through the PanelMorphs by selecting each one and the halo’s should appear. If you find the correct one then delete it and it should be removed.
> 
> Tested in Pharo1.3 and Pharo3 and works for me.
> Cheers
> Carlo
> 
> 
> On 07 Apr 2014, at 2:28 PM, Ben Coman <btc at openInWorld.com> wrote:
> 
> I has this happen to me quite a while ago.
> http://forum.world.st/old-windows-in-image-not-responding-td3922341.html
> 
> As well as the suggestion there, you might also try...
>     SystemWindows allInstances [ :w | w delete ].
> 
> cheers -ben
> 
> Johan Brichau wrote:
>> Hi there,
>> 
>> I often get in a situation where 'ghost windows' remain in the Pharo window (see screenshot).
>> These windows are closed (see taskbar) and I cannot select nor click these ghost windows to remove them.
>> 
>> Is there a way to remove them programmatically?
>> They cause visual clutter when working with multiple real windows and I do not want to rebuild an entire development image each time this occurs.
>> 
>> Though this is in Pharo3, I think I occassionally had these in Pharo1.4 as well.
>> 
>> cheers
>> Johan
>> 
>> 
> 
> 





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