Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 392601
odd tearing issues with radeon driver
Last modified: 2018-04-11 06:19:22 EDT
I don't notice this on machines that don't use the radeon driver so I suspect
there may be an issue there. I'm using stock F8 with metacity. I *often* see
issues with gnome-terminal like the screenshot I'm going to attach.
# lspci | grep ATI
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc RV280 [Radeon 9200] (rev 01)
01:00.1 Display controller: ATI Technologies Inc RV280 [Radeon 9200] (Secondary)
Often, I'll get weird artifacts of things that either used to be on my screen or
are in other windows that are open but not in view.
Created attachment 265041 [details]
Actually, this might be problem of gnome-terminal (is that what you use as your
xterm emulator)? Reassigning to gnome-terminal folks for further investigation.
However, still, could you please attach to this bug /var/log/Xorg.0.log and
/etc/X11/xorg.conf (just in case) as two separate uncompressed attachments?
Yes, I use gnome-terminal (see comment #1 ;). I'll attach the two requested files.
Created attachment 266171 [details]
Created attachment 266181 [details]
I talked to Behdad and it's not a gnome-terminal issue in his opinion. I can
only duplicate this on radeon hardware.
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