Bug 3236 - crash on X server reset if its terminal is not active
Summary: crash on X server reset if its terminal is not active
Alias: None
Product: xorg
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Driver/mga (show other bugs)
Version: 6.8.2
Hardware: x86 (IA32) Linux (All)
: high normal
Assignee: Xorg Project Team
QA Contact:
Keywords: want-backtrace
Depends on:
Reported: 2005-05-07 08:30 UTC by Michal Suchanek
Modified: 2006-12-05 05:26 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
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X server log (35.84 KB, text/plain)
2006-04-25 07:34 UTC, Michal Suchanek
no flags Details

Description Michal Suchanek 2005-05-07 08:30:36 UTC
X server crashes when it resets and its terminal is not active. 

to reproduce:
# X :1 &
<switch back>
# DISPLAY=:1 glxgears
<quick terminal switch happens, typing not possible>
<switch to another console and back>
<x crash message appears>
Comment 1 Adam Jackson 2005-07-03 14:49:21 UTC
starting with the snapshot, on linux systems, the X server can print
its own backtrace when it crashes.  please confirm that these bugs are still
valid with or later, and if they are please attach a the server log
from the crash.
Comment 2 Erik Andren 2006-04-23 06:50:02 UTC
Please try to get a remote backtrace of this problem and post it here.
Comment 3 Michal Suchanek 2006-04-25 07:34:47 UTC
Created attachment 5464 [details]
X server log
Comment 4 Michal Suchanek 2006-04-25 07:38:34 UTC
It does not crash when dri is disabled.
Comment 5 Michal Suchanek 2006-12-05 05:26:01 UTC
does not happen anymore

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