Bug 52836

Summary: 7.2 RC1 Random screensaver hangs idle Savage4 system
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Wendy Hung <wendyh>
Component: XFree86Assignee: Bill Nottingham <notting>
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Version: 7.3CC: rvokal
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Description Wendy Hung 2001-08-29 19:34:01 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.01; Windows NT)

Description of problem:
One or more screensavers is causing a memmory leak.  

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install 7.2 RC1 on IBM xSeries x300 and for video configuration select 
S3 Savage4 (highlighted by default),  8MB Video Memory and 1024x768 
2. Selected random screensaver
3. Leave system on overnight (no programs running)

Actual Results:  Screen has several frozen colored dots.  System crashed.

Expected Results:  Screensaver still running.

Additional info:

Another system with atlantis screensaver did not have this problem.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2001-08-30 02:20:45 UTC
Um, that's not a memory leak. That would be a buggy driver. I'm guessing this is
related to another bug.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 52822 ***