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FS#29886 - [freenx] new cairo breaks windows session

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Tobias Powalowski (tpowa) - Monday, 14 May 2012, 17:31 GMT
Last edited by Andreas Radke (AndyRTR) - Friday, 25 May 2012, 16:05 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Andreas Radke (AndyRTR)
Architecture All
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No



With new cairo the workflow is horrible when connecting from a windows client.
xterm shows no fonts etc.

This task depends upon

Closed by  Andreas Radke (AndyRTR)
Friday, 25 May 2012, 16:05 GMT
Reason for closing:  Upstream
Comment by Chris Gilbreth (dihydrogenmonoxide) - Friday, 18 May 2012, 00:20 GMT
Cairo also has problems outside of NX sessions:

I did not start the above thread, but I ran into exactly the same problem.

And I can confirm issues with NoMachine NX:
Comment by Andreas Radke (AndyRTR) - Friday, 25 May 2012, 16:05 GMT
Upstream is aware of this. A workaround is known:

in /usr/NX/etc/node.cfg, add:
AgentExtraOptions = "-norender"