[Xcb] X server bug on BIG-REQUESTS?
Barton C Massey
bart at cs.pdx.edu
Sat Jun 10 23:31:20 PDT 2006
In message <200606110627.k5B6RhEq016532 at wezen.cs.pdx.edu> I wrote:
> In message <20060611003721.GL4245 at id.minilop.net> you wrote:
> > I wrote:
> > > Until we get it diagnosed and fixed, I vote we work around
> > > it by setting the limit on request size for this request to
> > > 1MB rather than 4MB.
> > I'm not sure exactly what you mean by this. We can have
> > XCBGetMaximumRequestLength divide the value returned from
> > BigRequestsEnable by four, which seems likely to work on all
> > servers.
> I think XCBGetMaximumRequestLength should return 1MB on
> servers without BIGREQUESTS, and its normal value otherwise?
> When a request of eg 1.1MB is sent, it should be sent using
> BIGREQUESTS, which is legal AFAIK.
Er, s/1MB/4MB/ throughout my comments. Maybe this is the
source of confusion?
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