Problems while writing a Composite Manager with Damage, Render, XFixes and Composite

Barry Scott barry.scott at
Fri Jul 17 07:16:10 PDT 2009

Arnaud Fontaine wrote:
>>>>>> Barry Scott <barry.scott at> writes:
> Hi,
>     > There  are cases when  you get notify  about damage in  a drawable
>     > that has gone by the time you deal with the damage.
>     > Read the  Compiz sources to see how it  deals this these problems,
>     > thats what we ended up doing.
> Thanks  for  your reply.  Well,  once  a  DestroyNotify event  has  been
> received, I  guess I can assume  that the Damage object  has been freed,
> no?
Sorry I do not have the time at the moment to look at what we did. But 
as I said
we learned a huge amount from reading Compiz source.


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