pointer grabs should time out

Alan Cox alan at lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk
Thu Sep 2 05:07:26 PDT 2004

On Iau, 2004-09-02 at 13:37, Mike Hearn wrote:
> > An idle tcp link can take two hours or more to time out. Grab breaking
> > makes sense as a keypress, 
> Domain socket connections should break instantly though, right? It'd be 
> nice if the X server did detect this: I too have had problems with 
> having to manually kill apps that "froze" the system.

Once the app dies yes. But if you had to kill the app it wasnt dead 8)

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