Bug#852003: Video freezes with xserver-xorg-video-radeon-7.8
vleschuk at gmail.com
Fri Jan 20 17:11:18 UTC 2017
Hello, after upgrading to version 7.8 of xserver-xorg-video-radeon I
experienced multiple freezes of video during playing netflix via chrome,
launching full-screen video games, etc. The symptoms are always the
same: video freezes, sound continues playing, switching to console works
fine and allows to kill -9 frozen application.
Downgrading to 7.7.1-1 (and xorg from 1.19 to 1.18.4-2) from
http://snapshot.debian.org/archive/debian/20160916T045559Z/ solves the
I am using Debian unstable with
$ uname -rm
1002:6740 - VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
[AMD/ATI] Whistler [Radeon HD 6730M/6770M/7690M XT]
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