>>>> "Stephen" == Stephen J Turnbull
>>>> "Jamie" == Jamie Zawinski
Jamie> Now you're just being silly.
Stephen> Yup. I don't get paid, I get my compensation in silliness.
Jamie> This stay-alive nonsense should be an option, off by
Stephen> It is "off" (precisely, it was never present, but the infloop
Stephen> prevented normal exit), in 21.4.10, according to reports. Current
Stephen> behavior seems to be "die when the last console connection goes
Stephen> I don't intend to change that.
um here is a radical idea
could we conditionalise it based on wether gnuserv is active ??
Stephen> Speaking of the event loop ... was your comment about "bad logic
Stephen> repainting on every Expose _and probably doing XSync too_" mere
Stephen> sarcasm, or do you have reason to believe the part about XSync? A
Stephen> quick grep of the code suggests XSync is only used in response to a
Stephen> user request (this includes scrollbars, though), where checking for X
Stephen> protocol errors (presumably operations like opening the display), and
Stephen> in server grabs.
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