[kde-freebsd] How to kill process if X is frozen during fancy KDE4 windows effects?

Yuri yuri at rawbw.com
Tue Jul 13 02:12:12 UTC 2010

On 07/12/2010 18:25, Mina R Waheeb wrote:
> This sounds like new HD vega cards, I think you need to track the 
> logs. or provide any information that maybe could help to identify the 
> problem. I had almost the same problem with my ATI HD card, with the 
> latest update of XORG and -CURRENT it just working fine (with visual 
> effects enabled). In most of the cases happended to me the vega card 
> totally hang the mouse still move but it not responding to repaint 
> anything so you can't event switch to terminal. So if you have some 
> luck hit the power button and wait the machine to shutdown or just 
> disable the visual effects :)
> Regards,
> Mina R Waheeb

It's not Vega card, it's 9400GT card.

I had this happen to me at least 3 times over the last 6 months. But 
killing the process always helps. Luckily I have another hosts on my net.


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