[Nouveau] Bugs in nouveau_channel_alloc()

Shinpei KATO shinpei at il.is.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Sat Feb 13 13:18:21 PST 2010

Dear Marcin,

Thanks for your response.
You are right.
The latest git has fixed this bug.
In fact, the out-of-tree Nouveau module was conflicting with the one
included in the kernel tree in my machine, since I tried the module
independently before.
It is my appologie for this careless question.

- Shinpei

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Marcin Slusarz [mailto:marcin.slusarz at gmail.com]
> Sent: Saturday, February 13, 2010 7:16 PM
> To: Shinpei KATO
> Cc: nouveau at lists.freedesktop.org
> Subject: Re: [Nouveau] Bugs in nouveau_channel_alloc()
> On Sat, Feb 13, 2010 at 09:15:20AM +0900, Shinpei KATO wrote:
> > Hi all,
> >
> > I have just started using Nouveau, with Fedora 12.
> > I downloaded the source from the Nouveau kernel repository, and built
> it by
> > following the instructions in the Nouveau Wiki page.
> > The new Linux kernel with Nouveau seems to work without any problems,
> but I
> > found some error messages in the kernel log.
> > The attached file contains the kernel messages related to the Nouveau
> DRM,
> > which I copied and pasted from the original kernel log.
> >
> > To my understanding, two errors occured when the nouveau_channel_alloc()
> > function is called.
> > In particular, the first one occured when modprobe is done, and the
> > one did when Xorg is launched.
> > I am not sure if these errors are actually "BUGs" or not.
> > Wish someone gives me some advice for them.
> This bug is already fixed in latest git. Just upgrade the kernel.
> Marcin

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