Bug#520373: xorg: Xorg locks up when browsing some websites
severity 520373 important
tag 520373 moreinfo
On Thu, 2009-03-19 at 08:40 +0100, Frédéric van der Essen wrote:
> Package: xorg
> Version: 1:7.3+18
> Severity: critical
> Justification: breaks the whole system
no, it doesn't. please don't file bugs at inflated severity.
> >From time to time, the screen becomes black and start to flicker.
> The only way to get out is to press the shut down button. Then
> i get the usual console, and the problem disappear for the time
> it takes for the system to shut down.
> Today I found a website that can reproduce the problem quite reliably.
> I just read something between 5 or 15 pages on this site with iceweasel
> and the screen locks up.
> I tried different kernels to see if it was a kernel problem but there is
> no difference.
> I have a thinkpad x60s with no peripheral plugged in.
please run '/usr/share/bug/xserver-xorg/script 3> /tmp/520373.txt' and
send the resulting 520373.txt file to this bug.