[Bug 30047] radeon [XPRESS 200M] OpenOffice crashes X server when previewing too long footnotes

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Tue Sep 7 11:45:04 PDT 2010


--- Comment #5 from Alex Deucher <agd5f at yahoo.com> 2010-09-07 11:45:04 PDT ---
(In reply to comment #4)
> Now I'm totally confused: hwinfo tells me I have radeon, but the package
> installed is radeonhd?

radeonhd is a separate driver.  It's not applicable to your chip.  I'm not sure
how suse packages the radeon (xf86-video-ati) driver.  It may be part of a
larger xorg driver package.

> Anyhow, neither in the source of radeon nor in the source of radeonhd I can
> find a file "radeon_dri2.c" where I should apply the patch.
> Will it be sufficient to compile just the driver (if I find the appropriate
> source) , or do I have to compile the whole X stuff (sorry, the only thing I
> compiled until now were plasmoids)?

All you need to do is recompile the ddx driver.  The upstream source is here:
and building info is here:

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