Bug 104583

Summary: mesa 17.3.1 seems to be crashing Firefox on i965
Product: Mesa Reporter: robsmith11
Component: Drivers/DRI/i965Assignee: Intel 3D Bugs Mailing List <intel-3d-bugs>
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Intel 3D Bugs Mailing List <intel-3d-bugs>
Severity: normal    
Priority: medium CC: evangelos
Version: 17.3   
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64)   
OS: Linux (All)   
i915 platform: i915 features:

Description robsmith11 2018-01-11 16:40:04 UTC
I don't have the technical expertise to report this properly, but my own experience (after upgrading mesa to 17.3.1) and the crashes reported by other users of Firefox, it seems that 17.3.1 has introduced a bug that occasionally will cause Firefox to crash on i965 hardware:


Just a wild guess, but maybe it's related to this change?
Comment 1 Elizabeth 2018-01-11 16:54:48 UTC
Hello RobSmith,
Could you share your cpu info, graphics, distro and desktop enviroment? Also could you take a time to find a way to reliably trigger this? It will be really helpful to find a root-cause.
Thank you.
Comment 2 Evangelos Foutras 2018-01-12 07:47:58 UTC
Most likely a duplicate of bug 104214. See comment 29 there for a patch if you want to test the fix.
Comment 3 robsmith11 2018-01-13 06:11:48 UTC
Thanks, it does appear to have been a duplicate.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 104214 ***

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