[cairo] Problem in gnustep with latest cairo package

Søren Sandmann sandmann at cs.au.dk
Sun Jan 13 02:39:31 PST 2013

Germán Arias <german at xelalug.org> writes:

> Hi, I'm a gnustep developer and I'm having a problem with latest pixman
> and cairo packages. Cairo is the default backend for gnustep. The
> problem seems to be related with glx. In a normal installation with
> pixman 0.28.2 and cairo 1.12.8, all apps crash at startup. The solution
> I found is compile gnustep-back without support for glx. Isn't clear
> for me if this is a bug on gnustep or in cairo or pixman. Here is the
> backtrace I get when launch a gnustep app. Any advice will be
> appreciate. Thanks.

Sounds like a duplicate of


See also the thread starting here:



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