Various clients crashing when hovered

shawn shawnlandden at
Sun May 6 21:04:28 PDT 2012

On Sun, 2012-05-06 at 23:01 -0400, nerdopolis wrote: 
> I noticed that both GTK apps (with gtk from the csd branch, and most likely 
> the main branch) also the default Weston clients are recently crashing due to 
> a new patch 
> Shawn Laddens's patch fixes the crash issue with gtk. 
> but 
> it seems to stick with the last cursor from the previous client (it remains an 
> i beam when coming from weston-terminal onto a gtk app)
It goes to a null cursor when you type in my experience.

If you do:

sudo ln -s $HOME/install/weston/data /usr/share/weston
(or wherever you have the weston source repo)
then there is no cursor problem. 
> switching weston to the patch before this patch 
> demos/commit/?id=1493d2ae1cc8187684bb8f8939d0ec0335ed60f8 fixes the weston 
> clients crashing
> hovering into a sdl app also seems to crash on wayland, but it doesn't seem to 
> be because of missing cursors... Really can't figure that one out.

What app should I try?

-Shawn Landden

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