Radeon 9000 Pro corruption problem on PPC when DRI is enabled
lmage11 at twcny.rr.com
Wed Aug 30 16:50:23 PDT 2006
On Mon, 2006-08-28 at 10:14 +0200, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> On Sun, 2006-08-27 at 16:28 -0400, Ari Entlich wrote:
> > On Fri, 2006-08-25 at 11:44 +0200, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> > > On Fri, 2006-08-25 at 01:58 -0400, Ari Entlich wrote:
> > > >
> > > > And here's some more: http://home.twcny.rr.com/fandaswebsite/more_corruption.jpg .
> > >
> > > Not sure this is the same issue though. Is this with AccelDFS?
> > Nope, it wasn't. However, since then I've upgraded to xf86-video-ati
> > 6.6.2 and enabled AccelDFS, and the problem persists. Here's another
> > screenshot:
> > http://home.twcny.rr.com/fandaswebsite/yet_more_corruption.jpg . That
> > black stuff in the middle usually appears behind a window when it's
> > transparent (its darkness is proportional to the window's transparency),
> > but not always (it's not 100% reproducible). You can also sometimes see
> > it around the edges of a completely opaque window. It seams to happen
> > more as the session ages. I believe it normally corresponds to the
> > window's drop shadow, but that particular one in the middle of that
> > screenshot appears to have gotten stuck there...
> If disabling colour tiling and the AGP options doesn't make a
> difference, I'm not sure what's up; can you put up a corresponding log
> file in that case?
Hmm... That didn't help :-/. Get the log file at
http://home.twcny.rr.com/fandaswebsite/xorg_log_corruption . I can
reliably reproduce this corruption by going to a text VT and back to X.
However, I think it can also happen if the session get sufficiently old
(not positive though).
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