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Bug#251307: xserver-xfree86: A problem with the new ATI driver: XVideo apps crash X server (on ATI Range IIc (Mach64) card)

tag 251307 + patch

On Sun, May 30, 2004 at 10:32:35PM +0300, Modestas Vainius wrote:
> Saturday 29 May 2004 13:45, Michel Dänzer rašė:
> > X server symbols aren't automatically visible to modules though; they
> > need to be exported with SYMFUNC() in
> > xc/programs/Xserver/hw/xfree86/loader/xf86sym.c . It looks like that
> > file was overlooked in the patch.
> Michel, thank you for the hint! I have made a patch (attached) according to 
> your guidelines, put it into debian/patches and recompiled xfree86 
> 4.3.0.dfsg.1-4 And, yes, there is no message about the unresolved symbol in 
> the log anymore. Moreover, a quick test revealed, that mplayer and kaffeine 
> seem to work fine and, of course, X doesn't crash. Thus, I think, the bug is 
> fixed!

Outstanding!  Thanks for taking the initiative on this, Mr. Vainius.

It makes my job that much easier.  :)

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