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rfc:fyi:fyi6

Network Working Group B. Scheifler Request for Comments: 1198 MIT Laboratory for Computer Science FYI: 6 January 1991

                     FYI on the X Window System

Status of this Memo

 This FYI RFC provides pointers to the published standards of the MIT
 X Consortium.  This memo provides information for the Internet
 community.  It does not specify any Internet standard.  Distribution
 of this memo is unlimited.

The following documents are standards of the MIT X Consortium:

    X Window System Protocol
    X Version 11, Release 4
    Robert W. Scheifler
    Xlib - C Language X Interface
    X Version 11, Release 4
    James Gettys, Robert W. Scheifler, Ron Newman
    X Toolkit Intrinsics - C Language Interface
    X Version 11, Release 4
    Joel McCormack, Paul Asente, Ralph R. Swick
    Bitmap Distribution Format
    Version 2.1
    Inter-Client Communication Conventions Manual
    Version 1.0
    David S. H. Rosenthal
    Compound Text Encoding
    Version 1.1
    Robert W. Scheifler
    X Logical Font Description Conventions
    Version 1.3
    Jim Flowers
    X Display Manager Control Protocol
    Version 1.0
    Keith Packard

Scheifler [Page 1] RFC 1198 FYI - X Window System January 1991

    X11 Nonrectangular Window Shape Extension
    Version 1.0
    Keith Packard
 The following documents are draft standards of the MIT X Consortium.
 To become standards, further "proof of concept" is required, in the
 form of working implementations.  The specifications may be subject
 to incompatible changes if implementation efforts uncover significant
 problems.
    PEX Protocol Specification
    Version 4.0P
    Randi J. Rost (editor)
    Extending X for Double-Buffering, Multi-Buffering, and Stereo
    Version 3.2
    Jeffrey Friedberg, Larry Seiler, Jeff Vroom
 Standards and draft standards of the MIT X Consortium are generally
 included in the MIT X software distribution.  The distribution is
 usually available via anonymous FTP from a variety of hosts around
 the world.  Questions about FTP sites for the current release can be
 sent to xrequest@expo.lcs.mit.edu.  The distribution can also be
 ordered on tape from MIT for a nominal charge, contact:
    MIT Software Distribution Center
    Technology Licensing Office
    Room E32-300
    77 Massachusetts Avenue
    Cambridge, MA  02139
    Phone: (617) 258-8330
 The MIT X Consortium can be reached by writing to the Director:
    Bob Scheifler
    MIT X Consortium
    Laboratory for Computer Science
    545 Technology Square
    Cambridge, MA 02139
    EMail: rws@expo.lcs.mit.edu

Scheifler [Page 2] RFC 1198 FYI - X Window System January 1991

Security Considerations

 Security issues are not discussed in this memo.

Author's Address

 Bob Scheifler
 MIT X Consortium
 Laboratory for Computer Science
 545 Technology Square
 Cambridge, MA 02139
 Phone: (617) 253-0628
 EMail: rws@expo.lcs.mit.edu

Scheifler [Page 3]

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