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Bug 83532 - Display freezes when using drm on i830 graphics card
Summary: Display freezes when using drm on i830 graphics card
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Arjan van de Ven
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-02-05 11:52 UTC by Mark A J Ashdown
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:50 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2004-09-30 15:40:29 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Relevant section of /var/log/messages (deleted)
2003-02-05 12:01 UTC, Mark A J Ashdown
no flags Details
Contents of /var/log/XFree86.0.log (deleted)
2003-02-05 12:03 UTC, Mark A J Ashdown
no flags Details

Description Mark A J Ashdown 2003-02-05 11:52:12 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Galeon/1.2.7 (X11; Linux i686; U;) Gecko/20021203

Description of problem:
Using accelerated 3D graphics on laptop with i830 graphics card causes display
to freeze. The computer is otherwise unaffected -- remote logins are possible.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start X with dri module enabled.
2. Run OpenGL program.

Actual Results:  Display locks up.

Expected Results:  Display should not lock up.

Additional info:

The bug can be worked around by commenting out the line

  Load  "dri"

in the Modules setion of /etx/X11/XF86Config.

Comment 1 Mark A J Ashdown 2003-02-05 11:57:03 UTC
I should have mentioned that I am using kernel 2.4.18-24.8.0.

Comment 2 Mark A J Ashdown 2003-02-05 12:01:50 UTC
Created attachment 89856 [details]
Relevant section of /var/log/messages

Comment 3 Mark A J Ashdown 2003-02-05 12:03:25 UTC
Created attachment 89857 [details]
Contents of /var/log/XFree86.0.log

Comment 4 Bugzilla owner 2004-09-30 15:40:29 UTC
Thanks for the bug report. However, Red Hat no longer maintains this version of
the product. Please upgrade to the latest version and open a new bug if the problem

The Fedora Legacy project ( maintains some older releases, 
and if you believe this bug is interesting to them, please report the problem in
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