Making Composite better for interactive apps

Giuseppe Bilotta giuseppe.bilotta at
Mon Feb 5 01:43:51 UTC 2018

On Mon, Feb 5, 2018 at 2:17 AM, Keith Packard <keithp at> wrote:
> Giuseppe Bilotta <giuseppe.bilotta at> writes:
>> I'm not sure I follow.
> Imagine if MapWindow blocked until the window was actually mapped by the
> Window Manager.

I'm not sure if this could be implemented without making the server
more susceptible to DOS attacks, though (basically the same issue I
see in the blocking AutoList geometry change notification).

Giuseppe "Oblomov" Bilotta

More information about the xorg-devel mailing list