Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 110323
X crashed when clicking on link in mozilla 1.4.1
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:59:34 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.4.1)
Description of problem:
Using mozilla 1.4.1 I clicked on "View results" in the page
http://smh.com.au/polls/sport/form.html and X crashed (and then was
restarted automatically. By this I mean it died completely and the
screen went blank. /var/log/messages has only
Nov 18 14:25:42 st179 gdm: gdm_slave_xioerror_handler: Fatal X
error - Restarting :0
The X logs are much more informative. I have attached them below as
they are large. I have also attached my X config file.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Go to http://smh.com.au/polls/sport/form.html (using moz 1.4.1)
2. Click "view results"
3. X quits immediately.
Actual Results: X quit immediately.
Expected Results: Should have followed the link without crashing
I suspect this might be an nvidia driver bug.
Created attachment 96040 [details]
The X logs from the session that crashed
The file name is obviously not the original name.
Created attachment 96041 [details]
XF86Config from redhat 9 system that had crash using nv driver
has the uncompressed X logs from the session that crashed
Can you reproduce this at will every time? If so, can you disable
acceleration to test if that is what is causing it? Please use
Option "noaccel" in the driver section of the config file.
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