[ANNOUNCE] xf86-video-intel 2.7.1

Colin Guthrie gmane at colin.guthr.ie
Wed May 13 02:07:14 PDT 2009

'Twas brillig, and Benjamin M. Schwartz at 13/05/09 05:12 did gyre and 
> Carl Worth wrote:
>>     * Fix crash with XV with large virtual display (> 2049). [Albert
>>       Damen <albrt at gmx.net>]
> It's not what I would call "fixed". With 2.6.*, XV with large virtual
> display would crash the server.  With 2.7.1, it just gives "BadAlloc"
> errors and shows nothing.
> That's still pretty far from the 2.3.* behavior, where it Actually Worked.

This sounds very like what one my users is getting with a snapshot from 
the 2.7 branch made the other day:


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