Re: monitor blanking randomly
On Tue, 2006-06-27 at 00:45 +0200, martin f krafft wrote:
> also sprach martin f krafft <email@example.com> [2006.06.09.2013 +0200]:
> > It works, but every now and then, screen0's monitor will just blank
> > for a second, then come back up. It'll do that 3-7 times, then it'll
> > be fine for a while.
> I can reproduce this semi-reliably by scrolling large portions of
> a page in a full-screen firefox window. I cannot seem to do that in
> a non-full-screen window.
Sounds like https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2859 , i.e. the
accelerator stealing too much bandwidth from the display controller to
keep up the signal.
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