Bug#503459: xserver-xorg-input-vmmouse: activating vmmouse lets X server die on startup
reassign 503459 xserver-xorg-core 2:1.4.2-7
tag 503459 patch pending
On Fri, Oct 31, 2008 at 19:20:57 +0100, Peter Marschall wrote:
> After finding out how to build xserver-xorg-input-vmmouse
> with this patch and testing the patched driver, I can now confirm
> your suspicion: removing the FlushButtons() call in
> VMMouseDeviceControl() fixes the bug.
On Mon, Oct 27, 2008 at 13:23:37 +0000, Gerard Mensoif wrote:
> I confirm that commenting FlushButtons in VMMouseDeviceControl solves
> the problem for me.
Thanks for testing. It turns out Fedora seems to have patched the
X server to not segfault in this case; I'll steal their patch, which
will hopefully fix this.