orrery crashing X
martin.jansa at gmail.com
Mon Nov 15 22:15:56 CET 2010
On Thu, Sep 02, 2010 at 08:25:34PM -0400, Benjamin Deering wrote:
> Hello All,
> I've missed having orrery this summer. Today I took a look at why it
> was causing X to crash. The crash happens when the program calls
> gdk_draw_point for every star it displays. I changed my copy to draw
> all of the stars into a GdkPixbuf, then I copy the GdkPixbuf onto the
> drawable area.
> Maybe someone knows why lots of gdk_draw_points would crash X.
> I think using the GdkPixbuf is faster anyways, so I'll try to add this
> to the bug posted on the orrery project page.
Xorg crash fixed
I'll apply your orrery patch too, but pitty that upstream didn't apply it
Martin 'JaMa' Jansa jabber: Martin.Jansa at gmail.com
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