Bug#533211: xserver-xorg-video-radeon: kernel oops at shutdown if X is running with radeon

Brice Goglin Brice.Goglin at ens-lyon.org
Mon Jun 15 10:56:41 PDT 2009

reassign 533211 linux-2.6 2.6.29-2
thank you

Chaogui Zhang wrote:
> Package: xserver-xorg-video-radeon
> Version: 1:6.12.2-2
> Severity: normal
> After upgrading my system a couple of days ago, the system crashes everytime I try to
> shutdown or reboot when X is running with the radeon driver. It drops out of X and would
> go into the shutdown sequence, but before it can finish that, a kernel oops occurs and 
> it hangs there. The message scrolls through so fast that I cannot see most of it except the
> last part. I have to press the power button to get the system back to life.

A kernel oops is a kernel bug. I am reassign to linux-2.6 then. You
might want to try kernel 2.6.30. And netconsole might help you get the
oops backtrace.


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