GLFW 3.3.7 released

This release fixes for bugs on all supported platforms, most of them affecting X11 or Wayland.

Please report any issues with this release to our issue tracker.


  • [Win32] Bugfix: A window created maximized and undecorated would cover the whole monitor (#1806)
  • [Win32] Bugfix: The default restored window position was lost when creating a maximized window
  • [Win32] Bugfix: glfwMaximizeWindow would make a hidden window visible
  • [Cocoa] Bugfix: kUTTypeURL was deprecated in macOS 12.0 (#2003)
  • [X11] Bugfix: Dynamic loading on OpenBSD failed due to soname differences
  • [X11] Bugfix: Waiting for events would fail if file descriptor was too large (#2024)
  • [X11] Bugfix: Joystick events could lead to busy-waiting (#1872)
  • [X11] Bugfix: glfwWaitEvents* did not continue for joystick events
  • [X11] Bugfix: glfwPostEmptyEvent could be ignored due to race condition (#379,#1281,#1285,#2033)
  • [X11] Bugfix: Dynamic loading on NetBSD failed due to soname differences
  • [X11] Bugfix: Left shift of int constant relied on undefined behavior (#1951)
  • [Wayland] Added support for key names via xkbcommon
  • [Wayland] Bugfix: Key repeat could lead to a race condition (#1710)
  • [Wayland] Bugfix: Activating a window would emit two input focus events
  • [Wayland] Bugfix: Disable key repeat mechanism when window loses input focus
  • [Wayland] Bugfix: Window hiding and showing did not work (#1492,#1731)
  • [Wayland] Bugfix: A key being repeated was not released when window lost focus
  • [Wayland] Bugfix: Showing a hidden window did not emit a window refresh event
  • [Wayland] Bugfix: Full screen window creation did not ignore GLFW_VISIBLE
  • [Wayland] Bugfix: Some keys were reported as wrong key or GLFW_KEY_UNKNOWN
  • [Wayland] Bugfix: Text input did not repeat along with key repeat
  • [Wayland] Bugfix: glfwPostEmptyEvent sometimes had no effect (#1520,#1521)
  • [GLX] Bugfix: Context creation failed if GLX 1.4 was not exported by GLX library
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