Bug 21546 - glint-1.2.2 does not work on alpha (segfaults on start)
Summary: glint-1.2.2 does not work on alpha (segfaults on start)
Alias: None
Product: xorg
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Driver/glint (show other bugs)
Version: 7.4 (2008.09)
Hardware: Alpha Linux (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Xorg Project Team
QA Contact: Xorg Project Team
Depends on:
Reported: 2009-05-04 09:22 UTC by Tobias Klausmann
Modified: 2010-08-23 09:48 UTC (History)
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Description Tobias Klausmann 2009-05-04 09:22:19 UTC
# startx
xauth:  creating new authority file /root/.serverauth.11810

X.Org X Server 1.5.3
Release Date: 5 November 2008
X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0
Build Operating System: Linux 2.6.29-rc2 alpha 
Current Operating System: Linux sheldon 2.6.30-rc4 #3 Sun May 3 19:15:03 CEST 2009 alpha
Build Date: 19 March 2009  10:46:29AM
	Before reporting problems, check http://wiki.x.org
	to make sure that you have the latest version.
Markers: (--) probed, (**) from config file, (==) default setting,
	(++) from command line, (!!) notice, (II) informational,
	(WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown.
(==) Log file: "/var/log/Xorg.0.log", Time: Mon May  4 18:20:38 2009
(==) Using config file: "/etc/X11/xorg.conf"

0: X(xorg_backtrace+0x4c) [0x120110d0c]
1: X(xf86SigHandler+0x60) [0x12009d110]
2: /lib/libc.so.6.1 [0x200005c7080]
3: X(readDense32+0x8) [0x12007fae8]
4: /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers//glint_drv.so(Permedia2I2CPutBits+0x64) [0x200008906d4]
5: X [0x1200d8788]
6: X [0x1200d8874]
7: X [0x1200d8e8c]
8: X [0x1200d9028]
9: X(xf86I2CWriteRead+0x1c) [0x1200d914c]
10: X(xf86DoEDID_DDC2+0x180) [0x1200d4ff0]
11: /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers//glint_drv.so [0x2000088469c]
12: X(InitOutput+0xfb4) [0x120072fb4]
13: X(main+0x35c) [0x12003088c]
14: /lib/libc.so.6.1(__libc_start_main+0xec) [0x200005ae11c]
15: X(__start+0x38) [0x12002fc48]

Fatal server error:
Caught signal 11.  Server aborting


Card is this:

00:0a.0 VGA compatible controller: Texas Instruments TVP4020 [Permedia 2] (rev 01) (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])
	Subsystem: Creative Labs Graphics Blaster Extreme
	Control: I/O+ Mem+ BusMaster+ SpecCycle- MemWINV- VGASnoop- ParErr- Stepping- SERR- FastB2B- DisINTx-
	Status: Cap- 66MHz- UDF- FastB2B+ ParErr- DEVSEL=medium >TAbort- <TAbort- <MAbort- >SERR- <PERR- INTx-
	Latency: 255 (48000ns min, 48000ns max)
	Interrupt: pin A routed to IRQ 10
	Region 0: Memory at ff060000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=128K]
	Region 1: Memory at fe000000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=8M]
	Region 2: Memory at fe800000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=8M]
	Expansion ROM at ff090000 [disabled] [size=64K]

Distribution is Gentoo, xorg-server v1.5.3-r5
Comment 1 Matt Turner 2010-08-23 09:48:47 UTC
This has been fixed. (I'm not exactly sure when) but I successfully ran X/glint on a DP264 using xf86-video-glint from git.

If I get some time, I'm going to do a 1.2.4 release (though 1.2.3 might also have the fix).

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