Xorg 7.5 and Openmotif applications.

Alexey Shuvaev shuvaev at physik.uni-wuerzburg.de
Tue May 11 18:21:42 UTC 2010

On Tue, May 11, 2010 at 09:03:08AM -0500, Robert Noland wrote:
> Alexey Shuvaev wrote:
> >Hello list!
> >
> >There seems to be a known/fixed bug in new xserver that leads to
> >(many|all?) motif-based applications to malfunction:
> >https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=25400
> >
> >There are already at least 2 PRs opened against individual ports:
> >http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=146383
> >http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=146380
> >
> >I think it is wrong to patch applications when the fault seems to be
> >in the server. Now I am running patched xserver with the patch pulled
> >from the upstream git master:
> >http://cgit.freedesktop.org/xorg/xserver/commit/?id=1c612acca8568fcdf9761d23f112adaf4d496f1b
> >
> >I confirm that math/grace now works OK (PR 141383).
> >I'll watch if the patch causes any side effects (nothing so far).
> >What about dropping attached patch to x11-servers/xorg-server/files?
> >
> >Cross-posting to ports@ as the bug already leaked in the individual
> >ports' PRs.
> Let's look at updating to 1.7.7 or 1.8.0.  I need to poke the commit
> logs for 1.7.7 and see if it is included.
Even better so. Just downloaded xorg-server-1.7.7.tar.gz and the patch
is already there:

~/xorg-server-1.7.7> patch < ../patch-dix-events.c 
Hmm...  Looks like a unified diff to me...
The text leading up to this was:
|From 1c612acca8568fcdf9761d23f112adaf4d496f1b Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
|From: Peter Hutterer <peter.hutterer at who-t.net>


|--- dix/events.c.orig
|+++ dix/events.c
Patching file dix/events.c using Plan A...
Reversed (or previously applied) patch detected!  Assume -R? [y] n

Thanks for takiing care of it!

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