problems using Xlib.h/Xwindows.h/unistd.h and win32api under gcc-4

Corinna Vinschen
Tue May 5 14:56:00 GMT 2009

On May  5 09:49, Yaakov S wrote:
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> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > AFAICS this is a generic problem with the X11/Xwindows.h file which
> > should be fixed upstream.  The definition of sleep as Sleep might be
> > fine for a native X server, but not for the Cygwin X server and should
> > be guarded with a #ifndef __CYGWIN__.
> <X11/Xwindows.h> is meant to be used only within XWin/Xming, which
> obviously needs to be able to include both X11 and windows.h headers
> without conflicting.  Otherwise, X11 and Windows GUI really don't mix,
> so this header isn't meant to be used by client code.

Uh, ok.  So this is actually a bug in the application?


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