[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: xorg-server-1.9.0-2 (TEST)

Jon TURNEY jon.turney@dronecode.org.uk
Sat Oct 23 12:31:00 GMT 2010

On 13/10/2010 12:44, Jon TURNEY wrote:
> The following packages have been updated in the Cygwin distribution:
> *** xorg-server-1.9.0-2
> *** xorg-server-dmx-1.9.0-2
> This package contains XWin and the other X.Org X11 servers.
> A new 1.9 release candidate has also been made available as a test release.
> This will be made stable in approximately one week if no major regressions are
> reported.

These packages have been promoted from test to current.

> This contains the following cygwin-specific changes:
> - Fix a regression with window placement: Windows which remember their
> position were drifting towards the bottom-right with each appearance
> - Move log files from /var/log to /var/log/xwin, which is created mode 0777,
> to avoid logging failures in multiuser setups
> Mentions of /var/log/XWin.0.log in the documentation will be updated to say
> /var/log/xwin/XWin.0.log after this release is made stable.

... and I am in the process of updating the documentation.

> Additional documentation for the experimental WGL mode:
> * OpenGL drawing to an X window which is not a top-level window is not yet
> implemented.
> * Please ensure you are using the latest display drivers for your hardware
> before reporting any visual issues with WGL.

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