ANSI-fied libX11

Daniel Stone daniel at
Sun Feb 4 04:57:43 PST 2007

On Sat, Feb 03, 2007 at 09:48:23AM +0000, Magnus Kessler wrote:
> a few months ago when xcb support was enabled and the locking bugs were 
> still there I started a private project to add "sparse" annotations to 
> libX11. Unfortunately I didn't get very far with this.
> The vital first step, however, was to convert libX11 from a mixture of K&R 
> and ANSI to ANSI C.
> Is there any interest in getting these changes into the master tree?

This would be great; please send patches.  I believe you still have to
be careful when converting the old 'wide' prototypes, though.  Keeping
ABI is apparently difficult there.

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