[Xcb] [ANNOUNCE] xwininfo 1.1.0

Vincent Torri vtorri at univ-evry.fr
Mon Sep 27 06:32:32 PDT 2010

On Mon, 27 Sep 2010, Peter Harris wrote:

> On Mon, Sep 27, 2010 at 1:39 AM, Vincent Torri wrote:
>> Nice work :) Though, I have 2 remarks:
>> 1) Why a file for strnlen that is used only once in xwininfo.c ?
> The file isn't compiled at all on platforms where strnlen is available
> as part of libc.

so ? why not putting it in wininfo.c ?

>> 2) You query at the beginning some netwm atoms. Just after, line 548, you
>> can exit because the window with a name is not found. You should here get
>> the replies of the requested atoms. If I'm not mistaken, you have to get the
>> replies to free the memory in the server.
> You are mistaken. The replies will either be (a) in the socket buffers
> of your OS, which are freed when the socket is closed, or (b) in the
> client, which is freed by the OS when the client exits. In no case are
> pending replies stored in the server.

Ok. Well Jamey told me that a long time ago, so... But ok. I take note of 


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