Xorg 7.3 inside qemu = crash

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at gmail.com
Fri Mar 28 09:41:19 PDT 2008

I wrote:
> Could you please tell who is at fault, Xorg or Qemu? Is this bug present on 
> real-hardware (as opposed to emulated) Cirrus Logic GD 5446 video cards, thus 
> prompting for removal of the "cirrus" driver from the future releases of Xorg? 
> The crash doesn't exist with the "vesa" driver, but the Terminal window is 
> corrupted then (looks like 24/32 bpp mismatch).

Update: nether the crash nor the corruption exists at 16 bpp, which likely 
indicates a problem with color depth conversion in Xorg or maybe pixman. How to 
debug it further?

Alexander E. Patrakov

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