Bug#345640: xserver-xorg: New Xorg crashes with kernel 2.6.14, but not with 2.6.12
On Thu, 2006-01-05 at 15:58 +0100, Luca Capello wrote:
> So, I'd say that I'm experiencing two bugs: the first is a general
> X.Org freezing (withouth DRI enabled or with DRI enabled and no
> "radeon" kernel module),
Benjamin Herrenschmidt's patch attached to
https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3911 (note that he only
posted later, improved versions to the xorg mailing list) seems to help
with some such problems.
> the second is a specific problem with the DRI
> r300 driver (this should be bug #345929 ).
Indeed, but this one as well, according to the submitter.
>  I tried with xlibmesa-dri and libgl1-mesa-dri, but no
These only come into play when running an OpenGL application.
> Moreover, I don't know why r300_dri.so is not
> present in xlibmesa-dri, since X.Org 6.9 ships it:
The X tree doesn't build the r300 driver by default.
Earthling Michel Dänzer | Debian (powerpc), X and DRI developer
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