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Updated: xorg-server-1.8.0-1 (TEST)
- From: "Yaakov (Cygwin/X)" <yselkowitz at users dot sourceforge dot net>
- To: cygwin-xfree-announce at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 02 Apr 2010 15:25:11 -0500
- Subject: Updated: xorg-server-1.8.0-1 (TEST)
- Reply-to: cygwin-xfree at cygwin dot com
The following package has been updated for Cygwin 1.7:
* xorg-server-1.8.0-1 (TEST)
This package contains XWin and the other X.Org X11 servers.
This is the first official release of the xserver 1.8 series. It is
currently available as a test release, and will be made stable in
approximately 10 days if no major regressions are reported.
* The default server DPI, previously hardcoded to 75, now matches
Windows' DPI (usually 96, unless set larger in Control Panel).
Xt/Xaw/Motif apps which use bitmap fonts will probably look better with
the font-*-dpi100 packages. Apps which are based on Xft (including
GTK+/GNOME and Qt/KDE) will benefit from setting the Xft.dpi property in
~/.Xdefaults. Please be aware that this does not necessary match the
monitor's *physical* DPI (which matters when using screen rulers) but
should be more compatible with Windows apps, especially in multiwindow mode.
* The openssl dependency has been replaced by libgcrypt11.
Here is a summary of relevant changes since 220.127.116.112-1:
Jeremy Huddleston (2):
XKB: Fix garbage initialization
GLX: Remove a redundant initialization
Jon TURNEY (2):
Cygwin/X: Process one Windows message per wakeup, rather than all
Cygwin/X: Make default DPI match native DPI
Michel Dänzer (1):
Xext: Fix cursor reference counting hazard.
Peter Harris (1):
Fix crash when all glyphs of a given depth are freed, but not all
Peter Hutterer (4):
configure: Always define XINPUT.
Tomas Carnecky (1):
Fix typos in the swap functions
Cygwin/X: Left-justify website link in About box
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