Bug 445503 - xorg-x11-drv-radeonhd 1.1.0-7 locks up iMac
xorg-x11-drv-radeonhd 1.1.0-7 locks up iMac
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-radeonhd (Show other bugs)
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x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Hans Ulrich Niedermann
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-05-07 04:49 EDT by Oskari Saarenmaa
Modified: 2008-05-17 05:31 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: xorg-x11-drv-radeonhd-1.2.1-1.1.20080429git.fc9.x86_64
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Last Closed: 2008-05-17 05:31:26 EDT
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Description Oskari Saarenmaa 2008-05-07 04:49:20 EDT
Description of problem:
Upgrading from F8 to F9 preview causes hard freeze on my iMac when Xorg starts
with the radeonhd driver which worked fine on F8.  On F8 the "radeon" driver
wouldn't work at all, but on F9 preview switching to it fixed the problem.

Also upgrading radeonhd driver from 1.1.0 to current git (version 1.2.1) fixed
the problem.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
xorg-x11-drv-radeonhd-1.1.0-0.7.20080301git.fc8.x86_64.rpm

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start X
  
Actual results:
X11 cursor is drawn and the system locks up and can't be accessed from console
or network anymore.

Expected results:
X starts normally.
Comment 1 Hans Ulrich Niedermann 2008-05-07 07:18:55 EDT
I believe this might be fixed in xorg-x11-drv-radeonhd-1.2.1-1.1.20080429git.fc9
which is waiting to get into the updates.

Download it from http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=47632 in
the mean time.
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 06:45:23 EDT
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping
Comment 3 Hans Ulrich Niedermann 2008-05-17 04:36:00 EDT
Could you please verify that xorg-x11-drv-radeonhd-1.2.1-1.1.20080429git.fc9
from updates works for you? 

Thanks.
Comment 4 Oskari Saarenmaa 2008-05-17 05:31:26 EDT
Works fine. Thanks.

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