Commit 46eadc7a authored by Chong Yidong's avatar Chong Yidong

Print informative error message when aborting on GTK disconnect.

* xterm.c (x_connection_closed): Print informative error message
when aborting on GTK.  This requires using shut_down_emacs
directly instead of Fkill_emacs.
parent e084bc3d
2010-10-31 Chong Yidong <cyd@stupidchicken.com>
* xterm.c (x_connection_closed): Print informative error message
when aborting on GTK. This requires using shut_down_emacs
directly instead of Fkill_emacs.
2010-10-25 Michael Albinus <michael.albinus@gmx.de>
* dbusbind.c (Fdbus_call_method_asynchronously)
......
......@@ -7882,48 +7882,44 @@ x_connection_closed (dpy, error_message)
delete_frame (frame, Qnoelisp);
}
/* We have to close the display to inform Xt that it doesn't
exist anymore. If we don't, Xt will continue to wait for
events from the display. As a consequence, a sequence of
M-x make-frame-on-display RET :1 RET
...kill the new frame, so that we get an IO error...
M-x make-frame-on-display RET :1 RET
will indefinitely wait in Xt for events for display `:1', opened
in the first call to make-frame-on-display.
Closing the display is reported to lead to a bus error on
OpenWindows in certain situations. I suspect that is a bug
in OpenWindows. I don't know how to circumvent it here. */
/* If DPYINFO is null, this means we didn't open the display in the
first place, so don't try to close it. */
if (dpyinfo)
{
#ifdef USE_X_TOOLKIT
/* If DPYINFO is null, this means we didn't open the display
in the first place, so don't try to close it. */
{
extern void (*fatal_error_signal_hook) P_ ((void));
fatal_error_signal_hook = x_fatal_error_signal;
XtCloseDisplay (dpy);
fatal_error_signal_hook = NULL;
}
#endif
/* We have to close the display to inform Xt that it doesn't
exist anymore. If we don't, Xt will continue to wait for
events from the display. As a consequence, a sequence of
M-x make-frame-on-display RET :1 RET
...kill the new frame, so that we get an IO error...
M-x make-frame-on-display RET :1 RET
will indefinitely wait in Xt for events for display `:1',
opened in the first call to make-frame-on-display.
Closing the display is reported to lead to a bus error on
OpenWindows in certain situations. I suspect that is a bug
in OpenWindows. I don't know how to circumvent it here. */
extern void (*fatal_error_signal_hook) P_ ((void));
fatal_error_signal_hook = x_fatal_error_signal;
XtCloseDisplay (dpy);
fatal_error_signal_hook = NULL;
#endif /* USE_X_TOOLKIT */
#ifdef USE_GTK
/* There is a long-standing bug in GTK that prevents the GTK
main loop from recovering gracefully from disconnects
(https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=85715). Among
other problems, this gives rise to a stream of Glib error
messages that, in one incident, filled up a user's hard disk
(http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-devel/2010-10/msg00927.html).
So, kill Emacs unconditionally if the display is closed. */
{
fprintf (stderr, "%s\n", error_msg);
Fkill_emacs (make_number (70));
abort (); /* NOTREACHED */
}
#endif
/* A long-standing GTK bug prevents proper disconnect handling
(https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=85715). Once,
the resulting Glib error message loop filled a user's disk.
To avoid this, kill Emacs unconditionally on disconnect. */
shut_down_emacs (0, 0, Qnil);
fprintf (stderr, "%s\n\
When compiled with GTK, Emacs cannot recover from X disconnects.\n\
This is a GTK bug: https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=85715\n\
For details, see etc/PROBLEMS.\n",
error_msg);
abort ();
#endif /* USE_GTK */
/* Indicate that this display is dead. */
dpyinfo->display = 0;
......
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