[RFC PATCHv2] New XCB socket handoff mechanism for Xlib/XCB and other libraries

Colin Guthrie gmane at colin.guthr.ie
Thu May 1 00:54:18 PDT 2008

pcpa at mandriva.com.br wrote:
>   You may want to James about if/when it will be updated to git master,
> but I believe it is in his private branch due to not having yet being
> tested enough.

OK, perhaps us testing it in Mdv will help push this through quicker?

>   (Related to your ask for a comment in bugzilla, but only responding
> here for now :-)) Maybe it is also a problem that can be corrected in
> the vmware client itself. I remember some days ago helping with a
> related problem, where a "separated" thread did Xlib calls, but
> reorganizing the code to only make those calls from the main thread
> fixed the problem...

I'm sure it can be fixed there. Funny thing is I have a similar setup to
Udo and I don't have any issues running vmware :s

Besides, we can at least play with *this* system.... we don't have much
option with vmware :)


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