Bug 87745 - barcode xscreensaver is endian-broken
Summary: barcode xscreensaver is endian-broken
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: xscreensaver
Version: 1.0
Hardware: powerpc
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-04-01 23:35 UTC by Guy Streeter
Modified: 2016-02-10 01:32 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2004-08-24 19:04:22 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
patch to fix endian problem (451 bytes, patch)
2003-04-01 23:36 UTC, Guy Streeter
no flags Details | Diff

Description Guy Streeter 2003-04-01 23:35:24 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.2.1) Gecko/20030225

Description of problem:
The barcode screensaver displays incorrectly on a bigendian server. The program
creates its bitmaps little-endian, and needs to explicitly identify them as such.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.run the barcode screensaver on a ppc X server
2.see the garbage.

Actual Results:  garbled display

Expected Results:  not garbled

Additional info:

I will attach a patch that fixes it.

Comment 1 Guy Streeter 2003-04-01 23:36:30 UTC
Created attachment 90820 [details]
patch to fix endian problem

Comment 2 Guy Streeter 2004-06-28 20:34:46 UTC
still broken, a year later

Comment 3 Ray Strode [halfline] 2004-08-18 10:26:46 UTC
This has been fixed upstream.  I'll update rawhide xscreensaver to the
newest version some time over the next few days.

Comment 4 Ray Strode [halfline] 2004-08-24 19:04:22 UTC
Updated packages should appear in rawhide soon.

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