Subject: Re: Backout XF 4.2 for now?
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: Bang Jun-Young <>
List: tech-x11
Date: 02/24/2002 17:48:35
On Sun, Feb 24, 2002 at 03:03:33AM +0100, Martin Husemann wrote:
> Hi!
> We keep seeing reports that XF 4.2 (i.e. our current xsrc) has bad stability
> problems. I'm seeing such problems on three machines of mine with different
> graphic cards myself.
> I have no clue what benefit XF 4.2 brought us, but if it is not realy a big
> benefit, I'd suggest to consider backing XF 4.2 out for now, as XF 4.1
> seemed to have worked rock solid everywhere.
> This impression might be heavily biased by my subjective hardware selection.
> Opinions?

How are other OS'es dealing with the problem? I guess NetBSD is not
the only one suffering from 4.2.0 bugs.


Bang Jun-Young <>