Bug 16489 - X dies when viewing file through gnome-terminal
Summary: X dies when viewing file through gnome-terminal
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86   
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Version: 6.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Mike A. Harris
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2000-08-18 03:06 UTC by Ian Koenig
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-05-25 14:54:29 UTC
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Log files & README that crashes X (9.51 KB, application/octet-stream)
2000-08-18 15:31 UTC, Ian Koenig
no flags Details

Description Ian Koenig 2000-08-18 03:06:04 UTC
When I run X using startx, with the latest version of Helix Gnome (as of 17
Aug 00), and I view the jakarta-ant_README file X crashes.  

The exact procedure is as follows:
1) startx
2) Open gnome-terminal
3) do a more jakarta_ant-README file
4) on the second viewed page X dies

My hardware: 
ATI Rage 128 Fury
AMD K6-2 350 Mhz

This is reproduceable.

I did the following tests and it continued to happen.
startx -- -bpp 16
startx -- -bpp 32

I tried using the X86_SVGA version from XFree86.org and it happens.

When I turn on no_accel in XF86Config it does not happen.

When I run startx I have done the following line:
startx 2>&1 | tee logfile

All of these log files and the jakarta-ant_README file are avaliable for
testing if you wish to have them.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2000-08-18 15:14:33 UTC
Can you attach the file you're viewing and one of the error log

Comment 2 Ian Koenig 2000-08-18 15:31:14 UTC
Created attachment 2656 [details]
Log files & README that crashes X

Comment 3 Mike A. Harris 2001-05-25 14:53:49 UTC
Can't reproduce here.  Perhaps you should use XFree86 4.0.x instead.

Comment 4 Mike A. Harris 2001-05-25 14:55:09 UTC
Whoops, should be CURRENTRELEASE, not WORKSFORME...

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