Resizing the root window

Peter Harris peter.harris at
Mon May 5 10:33:48 PDT 2008

Jeremy Huddleston wrote:
> I'm trying to figure out some issues with monitor hotplugging in 
> Xquartz, and I think I've narrowed it down to the way we try to resize 
> the root window and I was hoping to get some feedback on what would be 
> "the right way" do do this.

I'm not sure if it's exactly the right way, but I've been using a copy 
of xf86SetRootClip() from hw/xfree86/common/xf86Helper.c.

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