x4500 friendly distro?

Khashayar Naderehvandi khashayar.lists at gmail.com
Wed Dec 3 03:48:27 PST 2008

2008/12/3 Tomasz Torcz <zdzichu at irc.pl>:
> On Wed, Dec 03, 2008 at 11:53:27AM +0100, Khashayar Naderehvandi wrote:
>> >
>> >
>> >  I had problems with G45 too, but they were fixed during last Fedora
>> > Rawhide cycle and Fedora 10 works OK. Not perfect yet -- activating
>> > Compiz brings X into infinite loop after few minutes. Metacity
>> > compositor seems to work OK.
>> >
>> Is that a problem with compiz or with the driver? Any experience with
>> KDE4's compositor and G45?
>  I would say that's a problem with driver or X server (radeon users
> have similar problem). Compiz use functions which evoke this problem.
>  Just search bugzilla for "EQ overflowing. The server is probably stuck
> in an infinite loop." message.

Thanks, I found a few bugs semmingly related.

So, basically, the verdict is: no compiz on the newest from intel? And
can I also assume that Fedora will be the first to ship updates to
their stable release as soon as this is fixed?


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