[ANNOUNCE] libX11 1.8.3

Alan Coopersmith alan.coopersmith at oracle.com
Thu Dec 15 23:50:35 UTC 2022

This bug fix release corrects some regressions introduced in 1.8.2
along with other bugs.

Highlights include:

 * Improved handling of reentering libX11 via X*IfEvent() calls (!171, !173)
 * Fix loading of en_US.UTF-8/XLC_LOCALE (#167, !174)
 * Add XFreeThreads() and automatic call from a destructor function when
   thread-safety-constructor is enabled (!167).
 * Address issues found by UBSan and AddressSanitizer
 * Fix build with older gcc versions (!169)

The full list of changes - see https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/xorg/lib/libx11/
for further details on any of these:

Alan Coopersmith (1):
      libX11 1.8.3

Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia (1):
      ximcp: Address warning found by UBSan when growing an empty tree

Keith Packard (1):
      Update XPutBackEvent() to support clients that put back unpadded events

Matthieu Herrb (1):
      Fix 797755 Allow X*IfEvent() to reenter libX11

Nia Alarie (1):
      Don't use pragma inside a function, it breaks compiling with older GCCs.

Oliver (1):
      Add XFreeThreads function.

Takao Fujiwara (1):
      nls: consecutive cs number in en_US.UTF-8/XLC_LOCALE

Ulrich Sibiller (2):
      Indentation fixes around recent dpy->in_ifevent changes
      ChkIfEv.c: fix wrong handling of dpy->in_ifevent

git tag: libX11-1.8.3

SHA256: 5a55945b7da86ce94733faf229342f75867e9c1090685f47f4d82b7f88602a14  libX11-1.8.3.tar.gz
SHA512: a2ca21a95948265f83058d73181222a956bec7418d686af4fcb7e431b3b25397c4557c14dad02fd083add6cd8eeaca6273f1015e6ad699cf92dd145f179da0d7  libX11-1.8.3.tar.gz
PGP:  https://xorg.freedesktop.org/archive/individual/lib/libX11-1.8.3.tar.gz.sig

SHA256: e31565c84006b6b8e01dc9399c806085739710bc2db2e0930f1511ed9d6585bd  libX11-1.8.3.tar.xz
SHA512: bc862338fed855986659e9ffa641db6b36c3ac9abced590d1b164e3cc24446671936e3688cdca18393129c4ea41777977eeb37e87d8edc14d6cc5d194a9c0325  libX11-1.8.3.tar.xz
PGP:  https://xorg.freedesktop.org/archive/individual/lib/libX11-1.8.3.tar.xz.sig

        -Alan Coopersmith-                 alan.coopersmith at oracle.com
         Oracle Solaris Engineering - https://blogs.oracle.com/solaris
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