Bug 87745 - barcode xscreensaver is endian-broken
barcode xscreensaver is endian-broken
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: xscreensaver (Show other bugs)
powerpc Linux
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
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Reported: 2003-04-01 18:35 EST by Guy Streeter
Modified: 2016-02-09 20:32 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-08-24 15:04:22 EDT
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patch to fix endian problem (451 bytes, patch)
2003-04-01 18:36 EST, Guy Streeter
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Description Guy Streeter 2003-04-01 18:35:24 EST
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 18:36:30 EST
Created attachment 90820 [details]
patch to fix endian problem
Comment 2 Guy Streeter 2004-06-28 16:34:46 EDT
still broken, a year later
Comment 3 Ray Strode [halfline] 2004-08-18 06:26:46 EDT
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 15:04:22 EDT
Updated packages should appear in rawhide soon.

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