Bug#604820: xserver-xorg: fragments of video memory displayed during login

Bernhard Kuemel bernhard at bksys.at
Mon Nov 29 01:09:53 UTC 2010

On 11/28/2010 07:42 PM, Andreas Beckmann wrote:
>> Bernhard Kuemel <bernhard at bksys.at> (24/11/2010):
>>> On 11/24/2010 04:40 PM, Cyril Brulebois wrote:
>>>> Couldn't that be your binary video driver's fault?
>>> I guess so. I use NVIDIA Driver Version: 260.19.21 and used the
>>> nvidia installer. An 8500 GT card.
> As this is a closed source driver, we can't fix this bug ourselves.

If this is indeed a bug in the nvidia driver. Maybe it's a bug in the X
server or the window manager. Anyone else experience this bug, maybe
with other drivers?

> You should report this problem to NVIDIA, following their bug reporting 

Ok. I don't know, though, when I'll get this done.

Thanks, Bernhard

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