libxcb 1.8

Sebastian Chmielewski chmiels at
Wed Jan 25 21:36:24 UTC 2012

2012/1/25 Kostik Belousov <kostikbel at>

> This is a note that updating libxcb from xorg-dev to 1.8 killed my
> client-side X. Every client using libxcb hangs on start, eating 100% CPU
> in the poll(2) loop. Downgrading to 1.7 fixed the issue.
> Not much useful, but I hope to get less mail after the notice.

I have the same issue. Rebuilding libxcb, xcb-util didn't help.

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