[PATCH 1/3] glamor: Handle unexpected GetGlyphs results better
keithp at keithp.com
Fri Apr 25 17:49:25 PDT 2014
Eric Anholt <eric at anholt.net> writes:
> You previously said you were going to update the comment here (and the
> commit message), but it doesn't look like that happened.
Oh, right. Sorry.
> I think the bug should just get fixed in libXfont and have the server
> rely on it.
I think we need to fix it both places. If it were just incorrect
rendering, I'd be good with leaving it 'broken' in the server, but the
libXfont bug causes the X server to access uninitialized memory, which
is always a bad plan.
I've already posted the fix to libXfont; when that's in place, we'll
never hit this case and this fix "won't matter".
keith.packard at intel.com
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