Bug#457997: xserver-xorg-core: starwars hack from xscreensaver freezes Xorg
reassign 457997 libgl1-mesa-dri
On Thu, 2007-12-27 at 21:20 +0100, Jiří Paleček wrote:
> Package: xserver-xorg-core
> Version: 2:1.4.1~git20071212-2
> Severity: important
> when I run the starwars hack from xscreensaver, Xorg freezes. The rest of
> the system is working, however, the console is locked forever. I was able
> to login remotely, but gdb Xorg crashed and killing X had no effect, even
> did not kill X. top showed X is eating 100% of the CPU, and that almost
> all of it is spent in the kernel.
Sounds like a GPU lockup. It's most likely an issue in the Mesa driver
in libgl1-mesa-dri. Please provide the full Xorg.0.log.
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