xscreensaver triggers X server to crash

Michel Dänzer michel at daenzer.net
Tue Aug 9 02:37:19 PDT 2011

On Die, 2011-08-09 at 12:10 +0300, Janne Huttunen wrote: 
> > Does the xserver patch below help?
> That was fast :-)

Thanks for your detailed analysis of the problem.

> With the limited testing (lock/unlock screen ~10 times) it looks very
> good so far. With your patch I haven't been able to either crash X or
> trigger the sanity-check log I originally added to detect the too
> small malloc.

Great, thanks for testing. I've submitted the patch for inclusion.

Earthling Michel Dänzer           |                   http://www.amd.com
Libre software enthusiast         |          Debian, X and DRI developer

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