Bug#641413: X crashes

Martin Stigge martin at stigge.org
Fri Sep 16 11:47:04 UTC 2011

On Fri, 2011-09-16 at 10:35 +0200, Martin Stigge wrote:
> > Upgrade again to Xserver 1.11.0 from unstable (all the Xorg packages of
> > course) and replace /usr/lib/xorg/modules/libwfb.so with the file from
> > above URL. Restart X afterwards. Does this fix the graphics issues and
> > the crashes?
> Indeed, replacing this file makes things work even with the new
> versions. Running now nvidia 280.13.really.275.28-1 and Xserver 1.11.0
> with the replaced file and both issues disappeared. Thank you!

Hm, as Tony in #641344 points out, the desktop reacts quite slowly in
certain situations with 1.11.0, e.g., switching tabs in pidgin or
similar. Downgraded X to 1.10.4 again where this is not the case.


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