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Re: troubles with radeon driver on PowerBook G4

On Mit, 2010-10-27 at 13:55 +0200, Gerfried Fuchs wrote: 
>  I am not too certain since which version of xserver-xorg-video-radeon
> the trouble started (currently 1:6.13-2 installed in squeeze) because I
> don't run the 3d games that regularly, but it seems to have been a
> while, I though only now found the time to report this issue.
>  When using 3d applications like with warzone2100 or neverball the
> graphics display is totally unusable, even in windowed mode. There are
> extremely large bit planes all over the screen making anything else
> unrecognizable.
>  Anyone else experiencing this issue? Any cure for it? It is definitely
> a regression because it worked before, though I can't really pin it
> down. Given some private time constraints I unfortunately can't dig
> around too much for going through something like git bisect, but I am
> confident that I'm not the only one facing this issue so having some
> hints into the right direction on what additional information would be
> useful from my part or what I could try would be considered extremely
> helpful!

The full Xorg.0.log file would be a starting point.

This is more likely an issue with Mesa or the kernel though, so the
output of dmesg and

LIBGL_DEBUG=verbose glxinfo 2>&1

would also be interesting.

Earthling Michel Dänzer           |                http://www.vmware.com
Libre software enthusiast         |          Debian, X and DRI developer

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