libXrender bug crashes OpenOffice

Michel Dänzer michdaen at
Wed Nov 28 10:15:37 EST 2001

On Tue, 2001-11-27 at 23:37, Jason E. Stewart wrote:

> While running Kevin Hendrix's build of OpenOffice I kept getting
> Abort's for no reason. We've finally limited down to the Xrender
> lib. When it's not on my system, OpenOffice runs fine, with it I get
> crashes.
> Kevin found a bug in the library and fixed it and OpenOffice runs fine
> on his system with libXrender installed. I downloaded the latest xlibs
> source from sid and checked, but his patch hasn't yet been
> included.
> Will it be included soon?

Err... and what does that have to do with Linux/PPC development? ;)

Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member   /  CS student, Free Software enthusiast

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