Display corruption on 1.8.0/Mesa 7.8

Frederik Himpe fhimpe at telenet.be
Mon Apr 5 11:57:53 PDT 2010

On Sun, 04 Apr 2010 20:29:44 +0000, Frederik Himpe wrote:

> On Sat, 03 Apr 2010 20:44:39 -0400, Marty Jack wrote:
>> Most things are okay.  I am experiencing a lot of corruption on
>> vertical scrolling; some rectangular areas of the display don't redraw.
> [...]
>> I have had to revert this to 1.7.6/7.7 in order to keep working, but if
>> anyone has an idea which component it is, I could do some bisecting;
>> unless someone has an aha! moment and can solve it just from the
>> description.
> I'm seeing the same on my Intel G45 GPU with Xserver 1.7.6, Mesa 7.7,
> libdrm 2.4.20 and kernel 2.6.33 (running on Mandriva Cooker x86_64). The
> same problem also happened with libdrm 2.4.19, so I would suspect mesa.

The mesa version should have been version 7.8, which I'm running with  
xserver 1.7.6. So it seems mesa 7.8 is the thing in common causing this 
refreshing issues when using compiz.

Frederik Himpe

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