Re: git: 77f72c463b90 - 2024Q1 - x11-servers/xwayland-devel: backport recent secfixes

From: Emmanuel Vadot <>
Date: Thu, 04 Apr 2024 13:15:54 UTC
On Thu, 04 Apr 2024 14:40:21 +0200
Jan Beich <> wrote:

> Emmanuel Vadot <> writes:
> >> Unfortunately, my revert was 1 minute late, breaking /quarterly build
> >> which would make all binary packages that depend on xwayland-devel
> >> (e.g., sway, plasma5-kwin or arcan) to temporarily disappear.
> >
> >  This is only because in your own selfishness you think that this is
> > JanBSD and not FreeBSD and thus impose everyone to use xwayland-devel
> > while xwayland is perfectly fine maintained. None of the mentionned
> > ports should depend on a -devel version.
> It's not fine. Not only the current version was based on my port without
> crediting prior art[1] 

 I won't comment on this.

> but also introduced a number of regressions that
> don't exist in my port, all of which were documented in my reviews.

 What regressions ? I'm using xwayland for more than a year on my
desktop instead of -devel and haven't seen a problem.

> Besides, all consumers except Plasma are maintained by me.

 That's not the point, you're not the only user of those.

> If you disagree feel free to adjust Mk/ and/or help with
> provides/requires integration.

 No, if you want to use a -devel version do it all the way and create a
wlroots-devel and a sway-devel that uses all devel version.

> [1] Meson conversion, parity with Xorg after the split, HiDPI rebases

Emmanuel Vadot <> <>