915gm/945gm/XAA lockup with gray blocks when switching video mode

Jesse Barnes jbarnes at virtuousgeek.org
Mon Oct 15 17:48:37 PDT 2007

On Monday, October 15, 2007 2:31 am Bryce Harrington wrote:
> Hi Jesse,
> The patch also appears to work fine.  I had to drop the first chunk,
> as it appeared with Ubuntu's version of the driver, 'i' was still
> required. We did get verification from one user that the patch solved
> the issue.

Yeah, upstream doesn't need it (I was getting an 'unused variable' 
warning until I dropped it), but I guess the Ubuntu driver is a little 

> For Ubuntu we've now incorporated Peter's patch (which also includes
> a fix for the (similar) Xv bug).
> Thanks for everyone's help on this last minute bug.  I think this
> might actually close a few odd -intel bugs.  :-)

Yeah, thanks a ton, Peter, the next release will be a lot better thanks 
to your efforts!


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