Please try newest snapshot (was Re: emacs-x11: new clipboard size limitation?)

Tue Dec 10 20:40:00 GMT 2013

On 04/12/2013 22:14, Markus Hoenicka wrote:
> Around 2013-12-04 16:59 Jon TURNEY was heard to say:
>> On 04/12/2013 08:09, Markus Hoenicka wrote:
>>> Am 2013-12-03 22:10, schrieb Christopher Faylor:
>>>> I added an ugly hack to work around this symptom in the latest cygwin.
>>>> It shouldn't have any big impact on anything but this particular
>>>> scenario but I would appreciate it if people downloaded today's snapshot
>>>> and verified that things are still working ok.
>>>> I plan on addressing the actual problem for Cygwin 1.7.28.
>>> the nightly snapshot does not seem to do me any good with regard to the
>>> clipboard problem. I performed the following test, and I hope this is what you
>>> had in mind:
>> There is also a bug in xwinclip which needs fixing for this test to work
>> reliably, but it was difficult to see what that was without this fix in the
>> cygwin DLL.
> I see. Let me know whenever it makes sense to do any further testing.

I just uploaded X server 1.14.4-2, which should have this fixed.

(With cygwin DLL prior to the nightly snapshot of 2013-12-04, you may see
"Spurious wake" recorded in XWin's log, but pasting should still work correctly)

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