[ANNOUNCE] xorg-server (1.12.2 RC2)

Jeremy Huddleston jeremyhu at apple.com
Sat May 19 22:22:42 PDT 2012

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== Description ==

This is the second release candidate for 1.12.2.

The primary changes from the first release candidate pertain to logging,
build failures, and xinput.

== Known Issues ==

Top Issues (1.12 Tracker, https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=xserver-1.12)
* #23938: [from 1.6.x] keys occasionally get stuck
* #31501: [from 1.8.x] crash accessing font info with xfs in fontpath
* #39094: WaitFor does not handle EIO (causes 100% cpu load)
* #39838: Server crash in RENDER
* #39949: [from 1.9.x] RandR panning & scaling don't work
* #41124: [from 1.9.x] Another crash in GLX/DRI2 when resizing a window
* #41149: Server crash pressing multimedia keys 
  * patch on xorg-devel
* #41653: Server crash in rotate
  * patch pending PULL to master
* #43988: Use-after-free
  * patch in bug needs updated formatting & review
* #44038: GL regression with wine

Other Issues (1.13 Tracker, https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=44202)
* #11053: Buffer overflow in fbCopyArea()
  * Has a patch, ajax thinks the patch is wrong
* #17013: Issues when mising Xinerama and XCopyArea/Xdamage
  * Partial patch is available... still waiting on complete fix
* #24094: CTRL-ALT-F1 doesn't switch to VT1 (provides garbage input to terminal instead)
  * XKB weirdness.  This looks diagnosed, so let's get a patch tested.
* #27804: Enter/Leave event woes with multiple master devices
* #29251: [from 1.8.x] server crash destroying GLX pixmaps
* #32765: [from 1.8.x] Xephyr segfaults on 24bpp hosts
  * A possible fix is discussed, but Keith didn't like it.
* #42219: Some override-redirect windows aren't getting rendered
* #43434: Rotate causes loss of gamma changes
* #47510: Xephyr memory leak

== New Issues ==

If you encounter an issue that you think should block a future 1.11 release,
please follow the instructions listed in the wiki to raise this to our


== Changes since ==

Chase Douglas (2):
      Report logical button state in ProcXIQueryPointer
      Report touch emulated buttons in XIQueryPointer for XI 2.1 and earlier

Daniel Kurtz (5):
      dix: don't BUG_WARN for button events from button-only device
      os/log: trivial cleanups
      os/xprintf: add Xvscnprintf and Xscnprintf
      os/log: only write timestamp if a message is actually written to logfile
      os/log: refactor logging

Jeremy Huddleston (2):
      Revert "dix: when disabling a device, release all buttons and keys"
      configure.ac: Version bump to (1.12.2 RC2)

Keith Packard (2):
      hw/xfree86: Spurious ');' in xf86vmode.c messed up indentation badly
      hw/xfree86: Re-indent xf86vmode.c

Michal Suchanek (1):
      dmx: Annotate dmxlog.c with _X_ATTRIBUTE_PRINTF and _X_NORETURN

Peter Hutterer (1):
      dix: indentation fix

git tag: xorg-server-

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