XOrg Server 1.14.0 to Arrive Soon, RC2 Version Released with Multiple Fixes

The final version of XOrg Server is expected to arrive on March 5

By Silviu Stahie on February 14th, 2013 20:21 GMT

The X.Org Foundation has announced that a new version of their XOrg Server is now available for download.

According to the developers, X.Org X server 1.14.0 RC2 is the release candidate in the 1.14 branch and comes with just a few bugfixes.

Highlights of XOrg Server 1.14.0 RC2:

• Make small bitfields that store enums unsigned;
• "removing GPU device" format string mistake has been corrected;
• A null-pointer dereference has been avoided in XTestFakeInput;
• Main page shouldn't say Device is mandatory anymore;
• Bring the X screen window to the front on a single left-click on the tray icon;
• Record grab pointer in TouchListener.

A number of bugs and problems have remained active as detailed in the official announcement, where you can also find a complete list and changes for this version.

Download XOrg Server 1.14.0 RC2
right now from Softpedia. Remember that this is a development version and it should NOT be installed on production machines. It is intended for testing purposes only.
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