New version of xfixes with client side cursor support

Keith Packard keithp at
Mon Feb 19 10:01:13 PST 2007

On Mon, 2007-02-19 at 10:17 +0100, David Reveman wrote:

> I still think it's the same problem. Compositing managers can't be sure
> that they're painting the correct window contents at a specific location
> on the screen in the same way that NameCursorPixmap doesn't allow you to
> paint the core pointer cursor contents at the right spot.

The window case is just temporal shift; it's the right window, but
perhaps with stale contents. For the cursor, it's likely to be the wrong
cursor entirely.

keith.packard at
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