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Updated: xorg-server-1.14.0-1 (TEST)


The following packages have been updated in the Cygwin distribution:

*** xorg-server-*1.14.0-1

These packages contain XWin and the other X.Org X11 servers.

This is the first release of the xserver 1.14 series.  It is currently
available as a test release, and will be made stable in approximately two
weeks if no major regressions are reported.

Please try test releases and report problems to the Cygwin/X mailing list.
Testing helps ensure good releases!

Unfortunately, the upstream announce mail [1] does not contain a full
changelog since 1.13, so you will need to consult the changelog or git for a
list of upstream fixes and improvements.

In addition, the following cygwin-specific changes have been made since 1.13.3-1:

* Add support for mouse tilt wheel
* Change mouse buttons 4 and 5 from X buttons 6 and 7 to X buttons 8 and 9,
which, with mouse tilt wheel as X buttons 6 and 7, matches the default
configuration on Linux.
* Add a PaintWindow hook which lets us build all the DDX in one pass without
causing linking difficulties with the rootless extension.
* Handle -displayfd and an explicit :display sensibly, so -displayfd can be
used with startx [2].

ea3f2d8c72790cb42182ed770907515d *xorg-server-1.14.0-1.tar.bz2
af6e71779ed6044e37ba8286fd9587f5 *xorg-server-1.14.0-1-src.tar.bz2
5aa5e4b585d874a169a10e7e522d62e4 *xorg-server-common-1.14.0-1.tar.bz2
41ba611ef54058e8bec6338a7f01039c *xorg-server-debuginfo-1.14.0-1.tar.bz2
44301e75301167b0152fea7d6ef24076 *xorg-server-devel-1.14.0-1.tar.bz2
b915b806538363a2ab20e1220159a077 *xorg-server-dmx-1.14.0-1.tar.bz2
f875687fc4bc1a8812ca8bd116140aaa *xorg-server-extra-1.14.0-1.tar.bz2

[1] http://lists.x.org/archives/xorg-announce/2013-March/002179.html
[2] http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/2013-03/msg00207.html

-- 
Jon TURNEY
Volunteer Cygwin/X X Server maintainer


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