[Xcb] a question about request and reply

Barton C Massey bart at cs.pdx.edu
Tue Dec 13 09:53:44 PST 2005

Yes, the reply is currently queued until you force the
cookie, so you'll leak memory.  Nothing worse. :-)

It seems to me pretty straightforward to add
XCBDiscardCookie(GenericCookie) to the interface.
Non-blocking, and if called before the reply is delivered
simply sets a bit saying the reply should be discarded when
it arrives.  Is this something we need/want?


In message <Pine.LNX.4.51.0512131707010.12996 at cartan.iecn.u-nancy.fr> you wrote:
> hey,
> I'm just wondering if I HAVE to ask for a reply when i have got a cookie.
> Is there a possible memory leak, or something worse, if I don't call the
> reply fonction ?
> Vincent
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