Bug#796452: mate-screensaver: FTBFS: error: too many arguments to function 'mate_rr_screen_new'

Chris West (Faux) solo-debianbugs at goeswhere.com
Fri Aug 21 21:03:53 UTC 2015

Source: mate-screensaver
Version: 1.8.1-2
Severity: serious
Justification: fails to build from source
Tags: sid stretch
User: reproducible-builds at lists.alioth.debian.org
Usertags: ftbfs
X-Debbugs-CC: reproducible-builds at lists.alioth.debian.org

Dear Maintainer,

The package fails to build:

gs-fade.c: In function ‘check_randr_extension’:
gs-fade.c:631:26: error: too many arguments to function ‘mate_rr_screen_new’
  screen_priv->rrscreen = mate_rr_screen_new (screen,
In file included from gs-fade.c:46:0:
/usr/include/mate-desktop-2.0/libmate-desktop/mate-rr.h:95:16: note: declared here
 MateRRScreen * mate_rr_screen_new                (GdkScreen             *screen,


Makefile:942: recipe for target 'gs-fade.o' failed
make[4]: *** [gs-fade.o] Error 1
make[4]: Leaving directory '/mate-screensaver-1.8.1/src'

Full build log:

-- System Information:
Debian Release: stretch/sid
APT prefers unstable
APT policy: (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 3.19.0-23-generic (SMP w/8 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

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