Problems with drawing text in 1.3.29

Marcus Meissner marcus at
Wed Oct 5 12:37:11 CDT 2011

On Wed, Oct 05, 2011 at 04:53:18PM +0100, Damian Dixon wrote:
> Hi,
> I was attempting to use Wine 1.3.29 (in OpenSUSE 11.4 x86) and because of
> issues pulled the source from git last night and still have problems.
> I am having performance issues with DrawText (5 odd seconds to draw a simple
> string) and the occasional X Error and crash.
> The X Error is consistent and is as follows:
> fixme:advapi:SetSecurityInfo stub
> X Error of failed request:  BadLength (poly request too large or internal
> Xlib length error)
>   Major opcode of failed request:  151 (RENDER)
>   Minor opcode of failed request:  17 (RenderCreateGlyphSet)
>   Serial number of failed request:  41091
>   Current serial number in output stream:  41571
> Process of pid=0023 has terminated
> The crash less consistent but is dependent upon the amount of text I attempt
> to draw.
> The last version I know this worked in was 1.1.39.
> I've a few things to still try out before I attempt to create an RBT.

To get a backtrace and be able to dump some datastructures, run with

WINEDEBUG=+synchronous wine foo.exe

This will bring it into the debugger once the condition happens.

CIao, MArcus

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