[PATCH 3/5] GetScreenSizeRange: Document funky return code in the header

Eamon Walsh ewalsh at tycho.nsa.gov
Tue Nov 10 10:16:52 PST 2009

On 11/09/2009 05:56 PM, Adam Jackson wrote:
> +/* despite returning a Status, this returns 1 for success */
>  Status
>  XRRGetScreenSizeRange (Display *dpy, Window window,
>  		       int *minWidth, int *minHeight,

FWIW, I've noticed this is somewhat common in Xlib.  Other functions
that do this are XAllocColor, XSendEvent, XQueryTree, XGetTextProperty.


Eamon Walsh 
National Security Agency

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