[pkg-nvidia-devel] Bug#365068: Bug#365068: nvidia-glx causing multiple apps to segfault

Lennart Sorensen lsorense at csclub.uwaterloo.ca
Tue May 13 18:19:35 UTC 2008

On Tue, May 13, 2008 at 07:12:54PM +0200, Julien Lesaint wrote:
> Using the nvidia driver I get the same with the current version
> (169.12-1). xmms, mplayer are crashing with a seg fault. This is sad
> since this driver is bringing great improvement for the rest. Had to
> remove nvidia-glx and come back to the generic, slow nv driver.

I have seen mythtv and folding at home segfault and general protection
fault myself, although I never thought it might be the nvidia driver.
Could be though.

I am currently experimenting with packaging 173.08 so perhaps that will
help (if nothing else it compiles cleanly against 2.6.25 so that's an

Len Sorensen

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