[Xcb] old XCBSync question

Barton C Massey bart at cs.pdx.edu
Sat Sep 9 09:17:39 PDT 2006

Why did we deprecate XCBSync()?  It probably should be in
util rather than in core, but it is a convenience one
sometimes wants...

Maybe because are you sure you should be calling XCBSync()
rather than XCBFlush()?  Typically the latter is what you
would call several times to get things out to the server.


In message <Pine.LNX.4.64.0609090812320.22773 at grozny.maths.univ-evry.fr> you wrote:
> hey,
> for the evas engine, I have to call in the same function several time 
> XCBSync. Don't ask me why. Ask raster :)
> As it is deprecated, I replace it by a call of 
> XCBGetInputFocusReply
> My question is : Can I call XCBGetInputFocusUnchecked once and 
> XCBGetInputFocusReply several times later ? Is it necessary to call 
> XCBGetInputFocusUnchecked each time I want to sync the connection ?
> thank you
> Vincent
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