[PATCHv3] Add name event to xdg-output

Pekka Paalanen ppaalanen at gmail.com
Mon Apr 16 07:36:46 UTC 2018

On Sat, 14 Apr 2018 10:08:35 -0400
Drew DeVault <sir at cmpwn.com> wrote:

> On 2018-04-13  4:33 PM, Pekka Paalanen wrote:
> > The other events have more precise wording here, allowing the event to
> > be sent again if the information changes.  
> This is deliberate - I don't think the name should change. I'll write it
> up explicitly.


that's seems contradictory to what you replied here:

On Wed, 11 Apr 2018 08:38:44 -0400
Drew DeVault <sir at cmpwn.com> wrote:

> > I do wonder, if I used a naming scheme like this:
> > 
> > 	on top: Intel GMA: DVI-D-1: Viewsonic VP171B (S/N: 8764358365)
> > 	on bottom: GeForce 8800: HDMI-2: HP ZDisplay K99 (S/N: 98728462)
> > 
> > and then the user reconfigures the output layout, can the compositor
> > send updated names to all clients that already have an xdg-output object?  
> You could do this but it would be exceedingly silly of you considering
> that the other xdg_output requests furnish the client with layout
> information anyway.

So, I really could not do that. Very well.

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