Bug 4564 - XWriteBitmapFile-3 will fail if the user is root
Summary: XWriteBitmapFile-3 will fail if the user is root
Alias: None
Product: Xtests
Classification: Unclassified
Component: XTS (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: x86 (IA32) All
: high normal
Assignee: Stuart Anderson
QA Contact: Xorg testing team
Depends on:
Reported: 2005-09-23 00:03 UTC by Rui Feng
Modified: 2018-08-10 21:43 UTC (History)
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proposed patch of Xlib17/wrtbtmpfl.m (731 bytes, patch)
2005-09-23 00:03 UTC, Rui Feng
Details | Splinter Review

Description Rui Feng 2005-09-23 00:03:04 UTC
When running as root, XWriteBitmapFile-3 will fail. We can use a file which
doesn't exist in the system to simulate such error if the user is root.
Comment 1 Rui Feng 2005-09-23 00:03:44 UTC
Created attachment 3374 [details] [review]
proposed patch of Xlib17/wrtbtmpfl.m
Comment 2 chemtech 2013-03-15 13:53:24 UTC
Rui Feng,
Do you still experience this issue with newer drivers ?
Please check the status of your issue.
Comment 3 GitLab Migration User 2018-08-10 21:43:06 UTC
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