Bug#415541: libx11-6: 1.1.1-1 causes complete screen lockup / freeze from xmms
On Tue, 2007-03-20 at 14:15 +1030, Arthur Marsh wrote:
> Package: libx11-6
> Version: 2:1.0.3-6
> Severity: important
> When running libx11-6 1.1.1-1 and xmms 1:1.2.10+20061101-1, attempting
> to change the file menu width or traverse directories in "play file"
> would cause a complete screen / filesystem lockup (machine was pingable
> from another location but file shares not available and all keyboard and
> mouse input was ignored).
> Running xmms under strace would prevent the problem from occuring.
> Downgrading libx11-6 to 2:1.0.3-6 resolved the problem.
So this behaviour may be triggered by something in the new libx11-6, but
it's very unlikely to be caused fully by it but more likely at least
partly by the X server. Please attach the output of
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