On Sat, 16 Sep 2000, Daryll Strauss wrote:
> The only time a FIFO reset should occur is if you ctrl-c'd an
> application while it was in the middle of writing to the fifo. There's
> already a bug item that we're doing it more often than that.
> Otherwise, a resetting fifo really means "Trashed the fifo, trying to
> recover." Often it can't.
Well, that must be what's happening then since in all cases (with either
Terminus, Descent3, or Xscreensaver) it's happening without me even
touching the keyboard. In the 3D cases it's happening when the display
locks. In the 2D cases, it's happening when xscreensaver does what I just
> If you can make it happen without 3D running, then you've found a bug in
> the 2D X server. Knowing what caused that would be useful.
> - |Daryll