[Xcb] [PATCH] Update DRI2 requests and replies for version 1.3.

Jesse Barnes jbarnes at virtuousgeek.org
Thu Apr 28 09:14:25 PDT 2011

On Wed, 27 Apr 2011 18:14:03 +0200
Julien Cristau <jcristau at debian.org> wrote:

> On Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 09:02:10 -0700, Eric Anholt wrote:
> > Here's the actual patch I meant to send.  What should we do about
> > SwapComplete?
> > 
> IIRC when this was shortly discussed on IRC (in November) the suggestion
> was to bump the DRI2 version to 2.0 and use generic events, which allow
> arbitrary length and don't have the "only 64 extension events overall"
> issue.

Yeah, it's two bytes too long; I guess people aren't using the swap
count field since it would be missing some low bits?

Kristian suggested a new event, I guess that's the only choice we have
for clients to get the low bits...

Jesse Barnes, Intel Open Source Technology Center

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