[ANNOUNCE] xf86-video-intel 2.4.0

Colin Guthrie gmane at colin.guthr.ie
Thu Aug 28 11:49:55 PDT 2008


Any further ideas on this problem?

It's still an issue with the 2.4.2 driver with and without your patch 

I can provide any info you need but I'm getting a lot of complaints from 
Mandriva users about this so some thoughts on the problem would be 
appreciated (as would a fix :p)



Colin Guthrie wrote:
> Colin Guthrie wrote:
>> Jesse Barnes wrote:
>>> I wonder if you guys are hitting the pipe stealing code... If so, this patch 
>>> may help, care to give it a try?
>> Compiling it up now. Will try and get some feedback shortly (depends 
>> when I can log out!)
> Sorry to report that it doesn't make any odds for me. I'm using 2.4 with 
> your previous and this patch applied.
> If git master is recommended I can try that one.
> For completeness, I had good success with the original instruction of 
> reverting the problem commit 37848925c4557385f154443ffbb917a8203506f8 if 
> that in some way aids your debugging.
> My typical tests are to click on a link in thunderbird to open firefox. 
> Another easy way is to trigger a libnotify popup.
> As noted earlier it's GTK apps only that do this and I appreciate there 
> are limitations in the randr API in this respect. I'm sure it's solvable 
> somehow for clever folks like your good selves :D


Colin Guthrie

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