SIGSEGV in xorg- during -resize operation

Thu Sep 23 15:56:00 GMT 2010

On 23/09/2010 15:54, Eliot Moss wrote:
> So, some (good? but at least interesting) news:
> The version of the Intel GMA Drivers affects whether
> the bad behavior happens.
> These are GMA (Graphics Media Accelerator) drivers
> for Windows 7 / Vista x64 for the Intel 4 Series Express
> chipset. The releases are numbers 8.15.10.nnnn, where
> nnnn is what I will use to distinguish each one.
> 2202 (most recent) fails
> 2189 (latest send around by Windows Update) fails
> 2182 I have not yet tested
> 2104 works!
> 2021 probably also works (did before), but not explicitly tested
> The good thing is that I can now work with less
> annoyance. The bad thing is that I can't use the
> latest drivers.
> Let me know if there is anything I can do to help push
> XWin forward in handling whatever "new" it is that the
> Intel drivers are doing.

I've uploaded a new test build at [1]

Hopefully this handles this error condition a bit more gracefully.  Perhaps 
you could try it out?


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