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

Lennart Sorensen lsorense at csclub.uwaterloo.ca
Tue May 13 18:37:01 UTC 2008

On Tue, May 13, 2008 at 02:19:35PM -0400, Lennart Sorensen wrote:
> 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
> improvement).

Of course this particular problem almost certainly has nothing to do
with the TLS library bug that this particular bug number is about.

Len Sorensen

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