Using libweston with GTK/GDK

adlo adloconwy at
Fri May 10 07:48:57 UTC 2019

On 9 May 2019, at 10:43, adlo <adloconwy at> wrote:

>> On 1 May 2019, at 10:34, Pekka Paalanen <ppaalanen at> wrote:
>> it is all just the normal Wayland protocol exchange but with a new
>> interface of your own design. I'm not sure if there is a really
>> minimal example, but I'll list at least some.
>> One example of such private protocol extension is
> I added a call to wl_global_create(). I also created a test client that calls wl_registry_bind(), but my bind function doesn't seem to run, and wl_registry_bind returns NULL. How can I resolve this?
> (Is it OK to just pass the number 1 as the name parameter for wl_registry_bind?)

I put a call to weston_log() in my server-side bind function and then called wl_global_create() in my client. I was expecting to see my log entry printed to the screen but I got nothing.

What could be going on?



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