[ANNOUNCE] wayland 1.6.93 (aka 1.7.0-rc2)

Bryce Harrington bryce at osg.samsung.com
Fri Feb 6 18:50:36 PST 2015

This is the second and final release candidate for Wayland 1.7.0.
Really just two changes of note.

On older systems (e.g. Ubuntu 12.04), we incurred a regression in
failing to detecting expat since expact lacked a pkg-config file back
then; Bill's patch restores the old logic (with some fixes) to eliminate
the regression.

The other change fixes a test failure on Ubuntu 14.04 or other systems
with the Yama Linux Security Module turned on; this security feature is
designed to prevent clients from snooping on each other via attaching
debuggers to running processes.  The fix enables the testsuite to make
an exception for one of the test cases, and only when the test is being

Bill Spitzak (1):
      configure.ac: Fallback to older detection code if pkg-config can't find expat

Bryce Harrington (3):
      doc: Fill in high level description for Surfaces
      tests: Fix FAIL in sanity-test (*timeout*) when Yama LSM enabled
      configure.ac: bump to version 1.6.93 for rc2 release

Marek Chalupa (1):
      test-runner: wait for concrete pid

git tag: 1.6.93

MD5:  f949890b5771debd41fcaadca3b0fc35  wayland-1.6.93.tar.xz
SHA1: 08a2f95418c487a2d0f44e4e2337b335e9ca5853  wayland-1.6.93.tar.xz
SHA256: ea259e65d7e473c9276c4903e80d89d7d20f5514181dd2114d1555bb6c2cfbf9  wayland-1.6.93.tar.xz
PGP:  http://wayland.freedesktop.org/releases/wayland-1.6.93.tar.xz.sig

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