Re: Xlib-error in threaded GTK+
- From: Tomas Berndtsson <tomas nocrew org>
- To: Owen Taylor <otaylor redhat com>
- Cc: gtk-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Xlib-error in threaded GTK+
- Date: 06 Jun 2000 08:50:46 +0200
Owen Taylor <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > > I have had this problem aswell.
> > > A second thread is writing to some shared memory that
> > > the X thread reads.
> > Well, it's not shm-memory in my case, but they do share memory areas,
> > which has been allocated with malloc (not g_malloc).
> This can't cause this sort of problem - an error like this almost
> certainly indicates that you are making X calls from the second
> thread - probably there is some code path that you aren't
> expecting which does it.
Oh, shit, that's right.. a small little thing, I just came to think
So, how do I avoid the error? Do I put another pair of
gdk_threads_enter/gdk_threads_leave around the GTK+ calls in the
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