Re: [wmii] wmii-3.1 bug: libixp overload

From: Suraj N. Kurapati <>
Date: Wed, 20 Sep 2006 12:55:14 -0700

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Oliver Heins wrote:
> It looked to me that their was a future for wmii(-3), and I was
> wondering if you would start to maintain the 3.x-series as a
> branch for those of us who don't want to switch immediately to
> wmii-4.

Well, I guess I kind of have my own branch of wmii-3.1 already, with
respect to the patches I contributed.

> Unfortunately, wmiirc hanged after a very short period. IIRC it
> said it was waiting for the IXP server. I can't find anything
> about this in the logs, though.

The logs won't be updated when wmii hangs because wmiirc will be
busy waiting for communication from wmii.

> However, I don't think this came from libixp overload. I was
> watching a movie at this time. Perhaps it even is a problem with
> Mauricio's ruby-wmii.

Was the overload fix already applied when this happened? If not, I
strongly suspect that the libixp overload is the problem.

> You did a great job. Really. Please don't give up.

Thanks for the encouragement.
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