commit d6b7f96fde1add92fd11f5a75869ae6fc688bf77 causes Xserver segmentation fault

Chris Wilson chris at
Thu Mar 25 01:09:49 PDT 2010

On Thu, 25 Mar 2010 15:47:54 +0800, Jeff Chua <jeff.chua.linux at> wrote:
> Chris,
> I git pulled the latest code today, and it's still causing segmentation
> fault running VMware on this commit. Reverting it solves the problem. Is
> there anything that can be done to resolve this in a proper way than
> reverting the code?

Can you identify which byte is causing the SEGV? Is it the first or near
the end of the image? Admittedly it's immaterial, I just want to know why.
If you can endure running X under valgrind, that will be very useful.

Chris Wilson, Intel Open Source Technology Centre

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