[pkg-nvidia-devel] Bug#582076: nvidia-glx: TwinViewXineramaInfoOrder causes segfault in X server on startup
russell-debian at stuart.id.au
Tue May 18 08:37:57 UTC 2010
On Tue, 2010-05-18 at 10:01 +0200, Andreas Beckmann wrote:
> > This seems to be a bug introduced in 195. Prior versions worked. The issue is the
> What was the last working version?
> Did you mistype the bug title? It mentions a different option ...
Bugger. Bug title is correct. The description is wrong. In this bit:
On Tue, 2010-05-18 at 17:08 +1000, Russell Stuart wrote:
> The above xorg.conf worked fine on prior versions of nvidia-glx. I
> found the above config would work if I commented out this one line:
> Option "TwinViewOrientation" "DFP-0 LeftOf CRT-0"
> Of course removing that line makes X seriously confused about what
> part of the window is actually displayed on the physcial DFP (which
> is my laptops LCD).
> This is the Xorg.0.log produced when the TwinViewOrientation is
> commented out:
The line that causes the problem is actually:
Option "TwinViewXineramaInfoOrder" "DFP, CRT, TV"
So in my description above:
> There is nothing the Debian NVIDIA packaging team can do about bugs in
> the closed-source driver.
Yes, I know. I assumed you have some bug reporting line to upstream?
If not, I guess I should report it directly to NVidia.
> If you find/post something over there please post a link here, too, so
> progress can be followed.
Will do, but I can't see anything related. There is no backtrace with
InitOutput in it that looks vaguely similar, and none with memmove in
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