[cairo] make test broken
behdad at behdad.org
Tue Jan 29 12:19:19 PST 2008
On Tue, 2008-01-29 at 13:20 -0500, Behdad Esfahbod wrote:
> > 2. The buggy_repeat version check was accidentally disabling the
> > code paths that trigger the failure. That's why we didn't see
> > problems for a while, but now that we fixed that check, the
> > isn't getting disabled anymore.
> > Recommendation: Try forcing the buggy_repeat value to 1 to see
> > if it makes the bug go away. This value is set in
> > cairo-xlib-display.c .
> Ah interesting. I'll give this a try today.
Bingo. Forcing buggy_repeat "fixed" it for me. I think that's the
correct fix in cairo. We still really want to fix it in the server too.
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