[ANNOUNCE] xinit 1.2.0

Rémi Cardona remi at gentoo.org
Sat Nov 14 06:09:46 PST 2009

Hi all,

Here's a new release of xinit. While no longer part of the Katamari, it
has seen quite a few changes, Alan's cleanups being more than
responsible for the new minor version.


Alan Coopersmith (7):
      Migrate to xorg macros 1.3 & XORG_DEFAULT_OPTIONS
      Purge ancient server names from help, add newer server names
      Drop ancient A/UX compatibility hack
      Drop ancient SunWindows compatibility check
      Man page updates
      Strip RCS/CVS tags
      Use platform-specific X server names in man pages for cygwin &

Andres Salomon (1):
      app/xinit: make startx's $? a useful value

Jeremy Huddleston (6):
      Apple: Use MAC_OS_X_VERSION_MIN_REQUIRED instead of
      launchd: Added --with-launchd-id-prefix option to set non-standard
launchd id prefix (org.x is still default)
      launchd: Include LAUNCHD_ID_PREFIX in the socket name for reverse
lookup to tell which launchd id owns $DISPLAY
      launchd: Update the DISPLAY envvar to not have a - ... call me
paranoid, but I feel safer without it
      This is not a GNU project, so declare it foreign.
      Apple: Export X11_PREFS_DOMAIN for children (quartz-wm)

Jon TURNEY (1):
      Cygwin can also have spaces in $HOME

Paulo Cesar Pereira de Andrade (1):
      Correct make distcheck for recent git versions.

Robert Macomber (1):
      startx: fix misparsing of initial client and server arguments
which begin with / or ./

Rémi Cardona (2):
      make XINITDIR configurable at build-time, default is unchanged
      xinit 1.2.0

git tag: xinit-1.2.0

MD5:  fe1696cab2fbed6fa059d0cd1c53ac13  xinit-1.2.0.tar.bz2
SHA1: 85a838c2010f27ef6d09d6ec4b1208a66cc8d697  xinit-1.2.0.tar.bz2

MD5:  81d6b7ede77a4f3fd115e8dfa7de4754  xinit-1.2.0.tar.gz
SHA1: afe487eebcd4754cc147045b0cf71e14a2324500  xinit-1.2.0.tar.gz

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