unwrapping inside the wrapper (xf86Rotate)
airlied at redhat.com
Wed Sep 30 03:36:41 PDT 2009
So I think the changes to the rotate code to unwrap inside the wrapper
aren't safe wrt to all the other wrapping code in the server.
picking a wrap/unwrap at random miSpriteBlockHandler
it does pretty much
pScreen->BlockHandler = private->BlockHandler;
pScreen->BlockHandler = miSpriteBlockHandler;
Now if the wrapped function i.e. what private->BlockHandler
decides to unwrap itself how is this function meant to figure it out?
like it could do private->BlockHandler = pScreen->BlockHandler
after its returned to, however it doesn't appear that many wrappers
do this, and this means what the RotateBH is doing is broken, so
I would guess the RotateBlockHandler should stay wrapped but just not
do anything when it doesn't need to.
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