xorg-server-1.7.7_6,1 crashes (from ports head)

Matthias Apitz guru at unixarea.de
Wed May 8 07:56:27 UTC 2013

El día Tuesday, May 07, 2013 a las 02:45:39PM +0200, Matthias Apitz escribió:

> xorg-server-1.7.7_6,1 X.Org X server and related programs
> all ports are from r315646 (1st of April);
> I randomly face X11 crashes with the following symtoms:
> - the display is filled with some colored pattern
> - X11 seems to be still running, because I can switch with Ctrl-Alt-F1
>   to the console where "startx" was launched; and Alt+F9 brings back to
>   the unuseable display;
> ...


Until know the reaction in our mailing list is easy to count: zero :-(

Please be kind and give me some hints about best options I have:

- Do we have another Xserver in the ports to try?
- Should I post a bug report in our Gnats?
- Should I go to the lists.x.org?
- Any options of the Xorg server to test or to get debug messages of the
- Anything else?

I have already ordered a new 2 GByte ddr2 RAM to change the memory, but
as well it could be the video card or anthing else...



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