[cairo] XCB backend : stable for 1.10 ?

Chris Wilson chris at chris-wilson.co.uk
Wed Jan 6 01:54:57 PST 2010

On Wed, 06 Jan 2010 10:30:24 +0100, Frederic Crozat <fcrozat at mandriva.com> wrote:
> Le 05/01/2010 17:00, Chris Wilson a écrit :
> > It's even worse than you might have feared... My suggestion is that we use
> > the XCB backend as the preferred X11 backend in 1.10.
> Well, it might not be as bad as I thought ;)

I'm hoping that in many ways it will be an improvement for RENDERless
xservers. :)
> Anyway, if it is the plan, I'd suggest to do the switch for the next 
> snapshot, to catch any issue that might append, better sooner than later.

Indeed. This branch is long overdue for merging. :(

Chris Wilson, Intel Open Source Technology Centre

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