Bug#471121: (no subject)
On Sat, 22 Nov 2008, Tim Connors wrote:
> On Sat, 22 Nov 2008, Ryan Niebur wrote:
> > tag 471121 moreinfo
> > tag 471121 unreproducible
> > thanks
> > Hello,
> > I cannot reproduce this bug on either of my Debian Sid systems. There
> > may have been a change in X that makes this bug not noticable since
> > this bug was reported, so I will try with an Etch system the next
> > chance I get.
> > Can anybody still reproduce this on Sid? Even if it's only in Etch, it
> > is surely a bug in xli, so I will fix it either way.
> > Thanks for the bug report,
> It still appears for me in sid for both this and xloadimage (bug 325689).
> From the patch supplied for 325689 for xloadimage (but not yet applied),
> I'm wondering if it's a 64 bit issue. Have you tried to reproduce this on
> a 64 bit machine?
I just verified that the patch in 325689 works for xloadimage, and I'm
sure a similar patch will work for xli, given that root.c are based off
the same code. I won't produce a patch myself just yet, but I'll
Please send it upstream too, given that upstream seem to be of the
impression that this is only a debian problem.
Confucius say: He who play in root, eventually kill tree.