Bug#507485: [Fwd: Re: Bug#507485: xserver-xorg-core: 1.4.2-9 breaks rotation]
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Julien Cristau wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 1, 2008 at 19:10:55 +0100, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>> After upgrade from 2:1.4.2-7 to 2:1.4.2-9
>> xrandr --output TMDS-1 --rotate right
>> produces garbled screen.
>> Installing the older version of -core from apt cache resolved the problem
>> for me.
>> Switching accel method from EXA to XAA with the new xserver-xorg-core
>> also resolves the problem.
> Please provide the X log with -9, and if possible try with 2:1.4.2-8.
Sorry, cannot reproduce the problem anymore.
Also -8 is not in my cache nor on snapshot.debian.net (looks like they
do not have any recent packages, at least of xorg).
I thought it would be easier to debug on Debian as there seemed to be
both a working version and a broken on but this is apparently more
complex than that - even powercycling the machine does not break the X
There is a broken log at bug 18426 on bugs.freedesktop.org, although
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