Bug 71172 - Segfault when running glxinfo. NV25GL [Quadro4 900 XGL]
Summary: Segfault when running glxinfo. NV25GL [Quadro4 900 XGL]
Alias: None
Product: Mesa
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Drivers/DRI/nouveau (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: Other All
: medium normal
Assignee: Nouveau Project
QA Contact:
Depends on:
Reported: 2013-11-02 20:46 UTC by Simon
Modified: 2013-11-04 20:17 UTC (History)
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dmesg of machine (46.55 KB, text/plain)
2013-11-02 20:46 UTC, Simon
packages installed (208.92 KB, text/plain)
2013-11-02 20:47 UTC, Simon
nouveau_dri_screen_init_breakage.patch (1.55 KB, patch)
2013-11-02 21:01 UTC, Francisco Jerez
Details | Splinter Review
output from working glxinfo (23.53 KB, text/plain)
2013-11-04 03:33 UTC, Simon

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Description Simon 2013-11-02 20:46:48 UTC
Created attachment 88535 [details]
dmesg of machine

Using this PPA on top of 13.10 Xubuntu:

When I run glxinfo, I get the following segfault.
simon@crankshaft:~$ gdb glxinfo 
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Reading symbols from /usr/bin/glxinfo...(no debugging symbols found)...done.
(gdb) r
Starting program: /usr/bin/glxinfo 
[Thread debugging using libthread_db enabled]
Using host libthread_db library "/lib/i386-linux-gnu/libthread_db.so.1".
name of display: :0.0

Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
0xb79ff07d in nouveau_init_screen2 (dri_screen=0x806d1f8)
    at ../../../../../../../src/mesa/drivers/dri/nouveau/nouveau_screen.c:105
105	../../../../../../../src/mesa/drivers/dri/nouveau/nouveau_screen.c: No such file or directory.
(gdb) bt
#0  0xb79ff07d in nouveau_init_screen2 (dri_screen=0x806d1f8)
    at ../../../../../../../src/mesa/drivers/dri/nouveau/nouveau_screen.c:105
#1  0xb78fa1f8 in dri2CreateNewScreen2 (scrn=0, fd=8, extensions=0x805bcd0, 
    driver_extensions=0xb7b81bbc <nouveau_driver_extensions>, 
    driver_configs=0xbfffeef0, data=0x805bda0)
    at ../../../../../../../src/mesa/drivers/dri/common/dri_util.c:156
#2  0xb7facde8 in ?? () from /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/mesa/libGL.so.1
#3  0xb7f85c1a in ?? () from /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/mesa/libGL.so.1
#4  0xb7f821ed in ?? () from /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/mesa/libGL.so.1
#5  0xb7f82a4e in glXChooseVisual ()
   from /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/mesa/libGL.so.1
#6  0x08049068 in ?? ()
#7  0xb7c9d905 in __libc_start_main (main=0x8048ef0, argc=1, 
    ubp_av=0xbffff294, init=0x804bff0, fini=0x804c060, 
    rtld_fini=0xb7fed5f0 <_dl_fini>, stack_end=0xbffff28c) at libc-start.c:260
#8  0x080499f5 in ?? ()

Dmesg attached, which show machine details. Any other info needed?
Comment 1 Simon 2013-11-02 20:47:16 UTC
Created attachment 88536 [details]
packages installed
Comment 2 Simon 2013-11-02 20:58:37 UTC
I realised that I was running a custom kernel, however the same Segfault occurs when runing the the 'stock' ubuntu one.

Comment 3 Francisco Jerez 2013-11-02 21:01:31 UTC
Created attachment 88537 [details] [review]

Can you try the attached patch on Mesa master?

Thank you.
Comment 4 Simon 2013-11-04 03:33:16 UTC
Created attachment 88585 [details]
output from working glxinfo

I'm not set up with the git sources, but managed to muddle-through with building via the package system....
$ apt-get source libgl1-mesa-dri
$ sudo apt-get build-dep libgl1-mesa-dri
$ cd mesa-10.0~git1310311233.b16b3c~gd~s/
$ dpkg-buildpackage -b

After patching the file and installing the newly built package I was able to run glxinfo without segfault. So that looks to be the problem solved.
$ sudo dpkg --install libgl1-mesa-dri_10.0~git1310311233.b16b3c~gd~s_i386.deb libgl1-mesa-dri-dbg_10.0~git1310311233.b16b3c~gd~s_i386.deb

Comment 5 Francisco Jerez 2013-11-04 20:17:16 UTC
This should be fixed in master now [1].


[1] http://cgit.freedesktop.org/mesa/mesa/commit/?id=67b8f4c569030a2b6392560f8e73283a6a73dc7e

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