Removing direct graphics access from DGA

Peter Hutterer peter.hutterer at
Wed Sep 16 18:40:03 PDT 2009

On Thu, Sep 17, 2009 at 10:20:03AM +1000, Daniel Stone wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 16, 2009 at 03:34:03PM -0700, Keith Packard wrote:
> > DGA remains an ugly wart inside the X server, and yet we can't quite get
> > rid of it because it is the only way to get unfiltered relative mouse
> > motion events.
> No, it's very definitely not.

XI2 raw events are 'filted' when a grab is active. dga events are handled
before grabs are taken into consideration, so strictly speaking they are.


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