Bugzilla duplicate components

Alan Coopersmith alan.coopersmith at oracle.com
Sat Sep 24 21:12:51 PDT 2011

On 09/24/11 07:50 PM, Jeremy Huddleston wrote:
> So there is quite a bit of unfortunate duplication in bugzilla.  We have components in for libX11 in both the xlibs product and the xorg product.  Xft has its own product as well as a component in the xorg product.
> I'd like to get this all straightened out.  I believe the goal was to have everything within the xorg product, so that is what I'm doing as I go through our bugs.  Is that still the case?  If so, is there a way that we can close these products to eliminate confusion:
> xapps
> XCursor
> Xft
> xlibs
> Xrender
> xserver

Most of those are actually left over from the long-dead previous attempt
to fork XFree86 & modularize it that was also hosted on freedesktop.org,
and made the CVS repos such as http://webcvs.freedesktop.org/xapps/ and

They should totally be shutdown now.

	-Alan Coopersmith-        alan.coopersmith at oracle.com
	 Oracle Solaris Platform Engineering: X Window System

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