[ANNOUNCE] xorg-server (1.12.4 RC1)

Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia jeremyhu at freedesktop.org
Fri Aug 3 10:31:52 PDT 2012

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== Description ==

This is the first release candidate for version 1.12.4 of the X.org X server.
It includes a various assortment of bug fixes for correctness and stability.

== Known Issues ==

Currently open bugs the 1.12 Tracker:
23938: keys occasionally get stuck with xorg-server
31501: crash accessing font info with xfs in fontpath
39094: WaitFor does not handle EIO (causes 100% cpu load)
39383: X server crashes when restarting KDE from Alt+F2
39949: RandR panning & scaling don't work
43988: crtc->desiredMode.name can point to freed memory.
44038: some 3D wine apps no longer work (bisected)
45445: Key press crashes the xserver when kdm is running
49170: crash when starting or after some time of using psi
50641: xorg-server-1.12.0 - When SELinux is enabled the xserver fails

== New Issues ==

If you encounter an issue that you think should block a future 1.12 release,
please follow the instructions listed in the wiki to raise this to our


== Changes since 1.12.3 ==

Aaron Plattner (1):
      randr: Fix REQUEST vs. REQUEST_SIZE_MATCH mismatch

Alan Coopersmith (8):
      OtherClientGone: Remove unreachable return statement
      Fix some overly indented/poorly line wrapped comments in dix/events.c
      Remove obsolete tab stop comments from hw/xfree86/parser/*.c
      ProcRRGetScreenInfo: swap configTimestamp as well
      xf86dga2.c & xf86vmode.c: Move REQUEST_SIZE_MATCH checks before using stuff
      Use calloc to zero fill buffers being allocated for replies & events
      Set padding bytes to 0 in WriteToClient
      Initialize padding bits to 0 in ErrorConnMax()

Daniel Stone (5):
      DRI2: Remove prototype for DRI2DestroyDrawable
      Don't make failure to -nolisten fatal
      Xorg: Link XKB DDX library after core server libs
      Xinerama: Fix ExtensionInit prototype
      AllocDevicePair: Ensure XKB privates are initialised

Dave Airlie (1):
      xf86: cursor code got mangled by indenting

Jaroslav Šmíd (1):
      Bug 51375: Xorg doesn't set status for RRGetOutputInfo

Jeremy Huddleston (3):
      XQuartz: Silence an unused-variable warning
      XQuartz: Fix incorrect PseudoramiXExtensionInit prototype
      XQuartz: Call xp_window_bring_all_to_front if available in libXplugin

Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia (2):
      XQuartz: Fix xp_window_bring_all_to_front linking on OS versions with older libXplugin
      configure.ac: Version bump to (1.12.4 RC1)

Jon TURNEY (1):
      hw/xquartz: Various fixes for pseudoramiX.c

Julien Cristau (1):
      Bump video ABI version to 12.1

Keith Packard (3):
      randr: Clean up compiler warnings about unused and shadowing variables
      randr: Catch two more potential unset rrScrPriv uses
      Add 'install-headers' target in the top-level Makefile

Michal Srb (1):
      Look for ModuleData only in appropriate library

Michel Dänzer (2):
      dri2: Add DRI2CreateDrawable2.
      glx: Free DRI2 drawable reference to destroyed GLX drawable.

Peter Hutterer (3):
      xkb: use local variable instead of casting arg
      dix: fix dereference before null check
      list.h: don't crash when removing an element from a NULL list

Ricardo Salveti de Araujo (1):
      randr: first check pScrPriv before using the pointer at RRFirstOutput

git tag: xorg-server-

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