[lsb-discuss] Motif....

Denis Silakov silakov at ispras.ru
Thu Mar 12 04:40:14 PDT 2009

Robert Schweikert wrote:
>     - Interfaces in libXt (library in LSB) and not in LSB
>       - applicationShellClassRec
>       - colorConvertArgs

These are rather cheap to add. These variables are specified in the "X
Toolkit Intrinsics".

>     - Interfaces in libX11 (library in LSB) and not in LSB
>       - Xutf8DrawImageString
>       - Xutf8TextExtents
>       - Xutf8DrawString
>       - Xutf8TextEscapement

Xutf8* function are discussed in LSB Bugzilla:
One of the problems with them is that these are extensions introduced by
XFree and there is no good documentation for them to be referenced.

> Questions:
> Should the _* symbols be considered for LSB, if not is there a none
> replacement API?

Though this might look strange, these functions are official API of the
long-forgotten 'Editres' protocol. The functions and the protocol itself
are described in the X11/Xmu/EditresP.h header.


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