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Bug 438173 - libGL crashes with software rendering
libGL crashes with software rendering
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mesa (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Adam Jackson
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: F9Blocker
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Reported: 2008-03-19 11:12 EDT by Bill Nottingham
Modified: 2014-03-16 23:13 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-04-08 23:33:45 EDT
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Description Bill Nottingham 2008-03-19 11:12:21 EDT
Description of problem:

Even when doing relatively harmless things.

Starting program: /usr/bin/glxinfo 
[Thread debugging using libthread_db enabled]
name of display: :0.0
[New Thread 0x7f8ff03f36f0 (LWP 3157)]
libGL error: open DRM failed (Operation not permitted)
libGL error: reverting to (slow) indirect rendering

Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
[Switching to Thread 0x7f8ff03f36f0 (LWP 3157)]
0x0000000000000000 in ?? ()
(gdb) bt
#0  0x0000000000000000 in ?? ()
#1  0x00000039512439b2 in driCreateContext (psc=<value optimized out>,
mode=<value optimized out>, 
    gc=<value optimized out>, shareList=<value optimized out>, renderType=<value
optimized out>) at dri_glx.c:723
#2  0x00000039512209f5 in CreateContext (dpy=<value optimized out>, vis=<value
optimized out>, 
    fbconfig=<value optimized out>, shareList=<value optimized out>,
allowDirect=<value optimized out>, 
    contextID=<value optimized out>, use_glx_1_3=Could not find the frame base
for "CreateContext".
) at glxcmds.c:402
#3  0x0000003951220e63 in glXCreateContext (dpy=<value optimized out>,
vis=<value optimized out>, 
    shareList=<value optimized out>, allowDirect=<value optimized out>) at
#4  0x000000000040235b in print_screen_info (dpy=0x160e010, scrnum=0,
allowDirect=1, limits=0 '\0')
    at glxinfo.c:409
#5  0x0000000000402d2b in main (argc=1, argv=<value optimized out>) at

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How reproducible:

Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run glxinfo, glxgears, etc.
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2008-04-08 23:33:45 EDT
Works now.

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