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Re: Bug in x-server-version (w32)

From: Dhruva Krishnamurthy
Subject: Re: Bug in x-server-version (w32)
Date: Fri, 29 Oct 2004 14:04:30 +0530

On Fri, 29 Oct 2004 09:13:25 +0200, Jan D. <address@hidden> wrote:
> Richard Stallman wrote:
> > x-server-version is supposed to return the version numbers
> > of the X protocol, plus a version number for the X server.
> > I copied that info from the doc string in xfns.c to that
> > in w32fns.c.  But I see the code doesn't do the right job.
> > It seems to return the version numbers of Windows rather than
> > that of the X protocol.
> >
> > Could someone fix that code?
> FWIW, the Mac OSX code for a carbon (non-X) build also returns the version of
> the OS.  As there is no X server involved both for W32 and OSX, I don't know
> what a fix would be.

 Under a CYGWIN environment, there could be an X server running
(XFree86 port) on Windoze box.


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