[PATCH] randrproto: clarify output XID lifetimes.
airlied at gmail.com
Tue Apr 21 17:59:08 PDT 2015
From: Dave Airlie <airlied at redhat.com>
This just makes a note that randr won't make outputs disappear
Signed-off-by: Dave Airlie <airlied at redhat.com>
randrproto.txt | 8 ++++++++
1 file changed, 8 insertions(+)
diff --git a/randrproto.txt b/randrproto.txt
index 74b7c36..b2c828d 100644
@@ -186,6 +186,14 @@ consider as single viewable areas.
Xinerama's information now comes from the Monitors instead of directly
from the CRTCs. The Monitor marked as Primary will be listed first.
+1.5.2. Clarification of Output lifetimes
+With dynamic connectors being a possibility with the introduction of
+MST, a lot of randr clients can't handle the XID BadMatch when a
+randr output disappears. This is to clarify that going forward the
+X server will not remove outputs dynamically, just mark them as
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