xterm: xcb_io.c:454: _XRead: Assertion `dpy->xcb->reply_data != 0' failed.

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Tue Feb 24 06:47:59 PST 2009

On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 11:26 PM, Alex Bennee <kernel-hacker at bennee.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> The long saga of trying to get a working git xorg continues. I can
> start the git X with a simple .xinitrc that contains an xterm. However
> as soon as I press a key xterm dumps core after printing the assert.

This just happened to me the other day and I was worried about
debugging X wire protocol. However, it turned out that the problem was
me creating an empty XKB keymap in my server hacking. So, what version
of the server are you using (if git, what commit)? Can you attach the


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