Shape event using Xfixes region

Keith Packard keithp at
Fri Apr 29 08:38:15 PDT 2005

On Fri, 2005-04-29 at 09:59 +0200, Buola Buola wrote:
> I am using an XserverRegion and the Xfixes functions to change the
> shape of a window, and I notice that I don't receive any ShapeNotify
> event, while I do receive it when I change shape with any of the
> funcions of the XShape extension. Is this possible or I have to check
> something again?

I have to admit that I never tested this case, but the code appears to
be in place to send the events, and there doesn't seem to be any way
around it.

> If this is true, is it a bug or some design decision that I can't understand?
> thanks in advance,

A small test case which demonstrates the bug would be helpful in
diagnosing whether your application or the X server is at fault.


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