Xserver LogInit

Alan Coopersmith Alan.Coopersmith at Sun.COM
Mon Aug 17 08:30:50 PDT 2009

Jesse Adkins wrote:
> I'm not sure if this is the proper list for this, but here goes. Basically, I'm curious if the LogInit function defined in xserver/log/os.h is able to be called by an X application.

Directly?  No - X applications link with a library (libX11 or libxcb)
that communicates with the X server over a socket using a defined
protocol.   You can't call functions in the server via this method,
and there is no protocol extension defined for client-controlled
server-side logging.

	-Alan Coopersmith-           alan.coopersmith at sun.com
	 Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

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