Easy way to bisect xorg-xserver?

Peter Hutterer peter.hutterer at who-t.net
Wed Jul 7 15:17:03 PDT 2010

On Wed, Jul 07, 2010 at 04:23:22PM +0200, Clemens Eisserer wrote:
> I would like to do some bisecting to find a regression that was
> introduced somewhere between 1.6 and 1.7.
> I tried but for me as a non-developer its quite hard to get the right
> versions of the right libraries, and I gave up after a few hours.
> Is there a script which can download and build the appropriate
> libraries requiered for a certain version of the x-server?

unfortunately no, and during that time master has seen a lot of xi2
development that required frequent proto updates.

your best bet is likely to force checkouts of inputproto of each commit
date. and other protocols as well as required.

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