[PATCH weston 1/2] compositor-x11: use _checked() with xkb_select_events to test for error

Uli Schlachter psychon at znc.in
Wed Oct 31 09:29:06 PDT 2012

On 31.10.2012 16:31, Kristian Høgsberg wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 12:13:08AM +0200, Ran Benita wrote:
>> In order to use xcb_request_check(), given a request without a reply,
>> you need to use the _checked() variant of the request function.
>> See xcb-requests(3).
> Applied.  Did not know there was a xcb-requests man page, that would
> have saved me a lot of time...

Man pages are new in libxcb 1.9 and xcb/proto 1.8. Earlier versions didn't
produce any. And since 1.9 is quite new, that explains why no one knows about
the man pages yet. :-)

Now we just need someone to convert the X11 wire documentation into the needed
XML protocol annotations...

Q: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
A: Why is putting a reply at the top of the message frowned upon?

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