Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 191225
Segfault when loading X on rs6000
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:32 EST
Description of problem:
X fails to start on rs6000.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Xorg -config /root/XConfig.test
attaching log, gdb output and config. Note config is as ajax edited (disabling
Created attachment 128815 [details]
Created attachment 128818 [details]
Some basic gdb work.
Created attachment 128819 [details]
Please report this issue to X.Org developers by filing a bug report in
the X.Org bugzilla located at http://bugs.freedesktop.org in the "xorg"
Once you've filed your bug report to X.Org, if you paste the new
bug URL here, Red Hat will continue to track the issue in the
centralized X.Org bug tracker, and will review any bug fixes that
become available for consideration in future updates.
Setting status to "NEEDINFO_REPORTER", awaiting X.Org bug URL
Our bugzilla database had a catastrophic failure on June 13, 2006
which lost all bug changes from Thurs June 9th through 13th. I have
bugzilla email records of the time period however, and will be
restoring as many changes as I can manually.
It is still recommended to report upstream, which automagically
makes it visible to the plethora of PPC Xorg hackers upstream such as
benh, and thus increases the likelyhood of it getting fixed if it
is still outstanding.
Reassigning to the component owner (ajax) for now, as the only way
we're likely to diagnose/fix the problem internally is if someone
with physical access to the hardware in Westford is able to
Mass closure: This bug has been in NEEDINFO for over six weeks with no
additional information provided, and is therefore being closed. If this bug is
still an issue for you, please supply the requested information, and reopen the bug.