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Version 6 (modified by Antoine Martin, 23 months ago) (diff)


Abandoned Pending Fixes

Legacy LTS Candidates

Already applied to another branch, but never made it to the LTS branch:

1.1 candidates (milestone abandoned)

  • #1742 better diagnostics
  • r17574: keysym mapping (maybe also r17576? would need win32 parts of r17573)
  • r17557: more complete default keymap
  • r17502: handle tilde in log dir paths
  • r16443 key warning message
  • r16552 more reliable exit on MS Windows when receiving a signal
  • r16499 + r16500: ssh start can start too many servers when failing
  • #840 64-bit macos builds
  • r16499 + r16500: run remote command just once
  • r15984 more secure transports first
  • r15942 don't build twice
  • r15868 + r15869 + r15870: ipv6 fixes
  • r15886 peercred auth module
  • r15752 sqlite auth module
  • r15797: honour installation root
  • r15608 (part2) + r15615: shadow server cleanup
  • r15042 + r15043: better validation of csc modules, better error messages
  • r14965 (partial): faster scrolling, avoiding memory copy
  • r14547 / #1603: split html5 client into its own package
  • #1401: reset video region via dbus / xpra control
  • r14818 (partial): only 2 fields are actually mandatory in multifile auth
  • #1367 opengl validation
  • #1566 terminate-children flag
  • r16226: better remote logging error handling


Probably not worth the effort / risk:

  • r18009 buggy tray docking
  • #1582 preferences not honoured with proxy start
  • #1724 keyboard repeat messages
  • #1665 better keyboard mapping
  • #999 bandwidth and refresh issues
  • r17413 proxy timer emulation
  • r16884 handle timeouts on SSL sockets
  • #1662 memory leaks (maybe select some fixes only?)
  • r16883 more correct proxy scheduling functions emulation
  • r16630 (partial) dictget ignores default value
  • r16643 env options missing when using proxy start
  • r16571 make it possible to force an immediate paint with non-opengl GTK2 client
  • r16450 bitmap leak on win32 (needs work for 2.0.x)
  • r16340 shadow x11 initialization code runs twice
  • r16292 pad all pixel buffers
  • r16180 Cython compiler directives
  • r16006 SSL handshake logging
  • r15589 thunderbird / firefox clipboard workaround
  • r15788 pkg-config build flags handling
  • r15795 configurable http / ws URL path
  • r15791 add "-novtswitch" to xvfb command lines
  • r15333 error message with stripped down installations (already in v2.0.x)
  • r14760: OSX pixbuf loader
  • r15205 (partial): don't start win32 shadow servers for unsupported bit depths
  • r15525 + r15526: avoid unnecessary desktop-size packets
  • r15427: RPM packaging updates
  • r15325: compile membuf (xxhash) with -O3
  • r15199: avoid large quality drops due to backlog
  • r15190: match existing server when remotely starting via ssh
  • r15192: locale warnings on osx with command line tools
  • r16257 + r16256: window border painting (opengl only - meh)
  • ticket:1169#comment:11 : OSX shadow start via ssh
  • #1567 fullscreen mode fixes
  • r16208 window size tracking (not enabled yet)
  • r16349 (+r16351 fixup) + r16350 + r16352: don't link against libraries we don't use
  • r16345 macos keyboard layout detection (already in 2.0.x)
  • r16009 don't write to /root/ directory: tricky, see r16490 + r16491

Forever Delayed

These were originally recorded as wiki/PendingFixes but never made it...

  • r14457: ignored options in launcher config files
  • r14402, r14354, r14346: clear timer after use
  • r14017 + r14018? + r14021: only delete our own sockets
  • r14076 default value for printer settings
  • r13600 focus handling fix: looks correct but could cause regressions
  • r12850 win32 shadowing on vista and later
  • ssh fix for osx: #1240
  • #1218 video tearing
  • r13549: runs more tests.. likely to hit hidden errors and fail the build


Already applied to v0.16.x, maybe these could have been applied to v0.15.x and v0.14.x:

  • r12496 clipboard
  • r12364 mdns multiple records fix
  • r12221 hide print command shell window
  • sound command line tool fixes: r12095
  • example given in config file: r12020
  • maybe honour script dir env var override: r11991
  • r12048 use the correct device for microphone forwarding (and more from #1110)
  • r12030 correctly take client backlog into account for quality auto tuning
  • r12015 + r12016 authentication fix with python 2.6 and earlier (not needed?)
  • r11933 don't clobber initial window settings
  • r11924 win32 altgr improvement
  • r11983 workaround menus in Java AWT applications
  • r11875 + r11876 decorations and OR window fixes
  • r11785 more through env filtering
  • r11780 --env command line help cleanup
  • r11770 remove code that does nothing
  • r11773 minor error logging fix
  • r11744 subcommand logging
  • r11714 fix sound error with win32 and osx shadow servers
  • r11709 fix clipboard warning with win32 and osx shadow servers
  • r11621 skip sound warnings with some codecs
  • r11543 man page fixes
  • r11494 build fix for cython + py3k + msvc
  • r11494 fix clean target
  • r11483 lost connection handling
  • r11412 video encoding race
  • r11439 prefer pulsesink - not sure
  • r11506 fix gi bindings with gstreamer 1.x on centos 7
  • r11642 unused variable
  • r11643 fix invalid codec selftest code
  • r11610 prevent race conditions
  • r11644 avoid spurious warning when clients connect to a server that is just starting
  • r11891 kill Xvfb if we fail to start the server

Applied to v0.15.x onwards only:

  • r12044 microphone sound source options parsing fix
  • r11724 exit-with-children race condition
  • r11475 stop sound safely
  • r11413 image buffer race
  • r11135 video pipeline scoring
  • r11301 + r11302 + r11304 honour window geometry event mask
  • r11285 + r11286 clamp cursor coordinates (and round them when scaling)
  • r11114 clamp window to root area to fix monitor hotplugging
  • r11107 screenshot code with memoryviews
  • r11019 window geometry
  • r10911 export shadow window attribute
  • r10623 clamp desktop size
  • tiny part of r10543 which updates the desktop size on the source object
  • r10268 #942

Mostly harmless warnings:

Python3 related fixes:


  • r11404 HTML5 native keymap detection fix - r11405 does just as well.. and is already applied
  • #1037 suse RPM support
  • r10932: don't sync pulseaudio X11 settings
  • r10280 + r10286
  • #901 (too intrusive)
  • r10773
  • r10708
  • r10200 + r10201
  • #934: 10172 (should be hard to hit before 0.16.0)
  • #930: 10120
  • r10014: unused code
  • r9663: create a ZIP file as well as EXE
  • r9786: (simplified? hard to apply as is..) see #905
  • r9898: gtk2 notifier fixes
  • r9729: fix size-constraints with GTK3? (if needed only?)
  • r7765: size-hints can change (for 0.14)
  • r9434 (parts): proxy encoding fixes
  • r9164 non-blocking sockets for proxy server
  • r8530: win32 workspace maximize dimensions for undecorated windows
  • backport parts of r9519: timestamp, overrun-handling later
  • r9424 + r9425: password auth fixes
  • r9310: race with errors (rare)
  • r9095: keyboard mapping translation - use it!
  • r9571: mimetype mapping files (already in 0.15)
  • r9504: opengl paint box debugging
  • r9491: less copying before xoring (risky?)
  • r9307: update session info after systray opengl change
  • vp9 fixes? (speed) - meh, vp9 disabled anyway!
  • r9163: re-compress window icon
  • r8982 child reaper pid safe
  • HTML5 improvements