xf86-video-intel memory leakage

Andrew Barr andrew.james.barr at gmail.com
Fri Feb 6 16:18:51 PST 2009

Jesse Barnes wrote:

> On Friday, February 6, 2009 2:21 pm Marco wrote:
>> Same for me, starting iceweasel on my GM45 bump suddenly out of swap.
>> Bisected to:
>> deneb:~/src/xf86-video-intel.git# git bisect view
>> commit 8d4bc36fae50b09a73ba2cfab920adb32141a358
>> Author: Jesse Barnes <jbarnes at virtuousgeek.org>
>> Date:   Mon Jan 26 17:14:06 2009 -0800
>>     Support tiled back/depth on 915-class hardware with DRI2.
>>     Set alignments, tile settings and flags correctly in the 2D driver to
>> suppor tiled rendering.  UXA's create pixmap function currently assumes
>> the
>> worst about the alignment constraints; that should probably be fixed. 
>> Some of the 1M alignment fixes could probably be done more cleanly as
>> well. (END)
>> In fact after reverting it, all seems fine.

Then we're dealing with different problems here, because the packages from 
Debian experimental are from 22 January, whereas the commit in question is 
from the 26th.

More information about the xorg mailing list