mach64 broken with xserver 1.13 ?

Matthieu Herrb matthieu.herrb at
Mon Nov 19 02:12:26 PST 2012

On Sun, Nov 18, 2012 at 11:25:26PM -0800, Connor Behan wrote:
> On 18/11/12 12:00 PM, xorg-devel-request at wrote:
> >> I'm seeing the xf86-video-mach64 6.9.3 crashing with xserver 1.13 on
> >> OpenBSD, both on sparc64 and intel (x86_64) machines.
> >>
> >> here's some debugging information. Apparently something in devPrivate
> >> doesn't get initialized properly, but I'm not able to figure out
> >> what. Any suggestion ?
> > I'd bet its a long standing exa bug somewhere or maybe a mach64 exa
> > specific problem. Since on previous servers mach64 would default to
> > XAA, but that got removed. Dave.
> This summer I suspected that such a bug would hit mach64 so I made this
> patch: I didn't push
> to get it accepted because I couldn't test it and I was having a hard
> enough time working on the patch I could test.

Thank you. 

I cannot be in front of the machine to confirm that stuff
on screen is correct before wednesday, but at least I can start the
Xorg  from a remote login and confirm that it doesn't crash anymore.
Matthieu Herrb

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