[RFC wayland] wayland-server: Finally remove deprecated struct wl_buffer definition

Emil Velikov emil.l.velikov at gmail.com
Fri Feb 16 17:18:09 UTC 2018

On 16 February 2018 at 16:54, Derek Foreman <derekf at osg.samsung.com> wrote:
> commit d94a8722cb29d8b897672be66ff3c9ff79eab6fe
> warned this was coming, back in 2013.
> I've seen libraries that have wayland client and server using functions
> in the same file.  Since struct wl_buffer still exists as an opaque
> entity in client code, the vestigial deprecated wl_buffer from the
> server include will generate warnings when not building with
> Signed-off-by: Derek Foreman <derekf at osg.samsung.com>
> ---
> Is there anyone out there this will hurt?
> I'd like to at least see WL_DEPRECATED dropped from wl_buffer,
> since it causes annoying build warnings when mixing client/server
> code in the same files - even when not using the non-opaque
> struct wl_buffer.
There are a few Mesa patches related this:

be52bd17ebf114e7ad16a6d9d0135cdbb0723cd0 - 17.3.0+
fa6b9be22c7a85a8766a31411caafdbe1694d7dc - 17.3.0+
66ebdfbd44cb62c58a7711fb72566f07d801809a - 17.2.3+ (stable port), 17.3.0+

Can you please double-check that Mesa continues to build fine, wit and
w/o the above patches?


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