[cairo] 1.12.2 -> 1.12.4 upgrade breakage

Chris Wilson chris at chris-wilson.co.uk
Wed Oct 17 02:56:34 PDT 2012

On Wed, 17 Oct 2012 11:43:41 +0200, Thomas Klausner <wiz at NetBSD.org> wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 17, 2012 at 10:37:40AM +0100, Chris Wilson wrote:
> > The first issue has been resolved, and along with it possibly the
> > second. To be sure I would need an xtrace so that I can find the origin
> > of the BadAccess errors.
> Thanks for the answer. Is there a patch (against 1.12.4) we could try,
> or is 1.12.6 expected soon?

I'm going to do a brown paper-bag release of 1.12.6 this w/e.
> As for an xtrace -- I browsed cairographics.org but didn't see a link
> to a howto for providing that. Do you have a pointer?

You can also use xscope or wireshark, I'm just more familiar with xtrace
from http://xtrace.alioth.debian.org/

  xtrace -o cairo-bug.txt my-app

You may have to supply 'xtrace -n' if it fails to find xauth.

Chris Wilson, Intel Open Source Technology Centre

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