Building X

Adam Jackson ajax at
Fri Sep 19 06:45:43 PDT 2008

On Thu, 2008-09-18 at 23:39 -0700, Keith Packard wrote:
> On Fri, 2008-09-19 at 15:02 +1000, Russell Shaw wrote:
> > I think it would be a good idea if there was a default cursor present if
> > nothing else.
> At least when using the ugly grey stipple. If you're using -br, the
> missing-cursor plan seems reasonable. Otherwise, it makes debugging X
> server startup a bit harder.

If you can come up with a way to distinguish 'started X by hand' from
'machine's being slow, wm isn't started yet', then git is standing by
ready for patches.

If you're debugging server startup, surely you're doing it with a
breakpoint set on WaitForSomething().

- ajax
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