Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 450230
xscreensaver-gl-extras: carousel freezes display
Last modified: 2009-07-14 12:03:36 EDT
Description of problem:
When using xscreensaver-demo to set up xscreensaver, choosing "carousel"
results in frozen GUI.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install F8 or F9
2. Install xscreensaver-gl-extras
3. Start xscreensaver-demo, and select "carousel"
4. Observe nothing move, GUI is totally locked up/frozen.
Unusable GUI, must be recovered from outside of X-session.
Useful GUI with working xscreensaver. Carousel a bonus.
Well, I am not sure if this is xscreensaver or X bug, however
anyway would you do the following?
- attach ~/.xscreensaver (please attach, don't write directly)
- show the result of 'rpm -qa | grep screensaver'
Created attachment 308506 [details]
Copy of file ~/.xscreensaver, as requested.
Output of 'rpm -qa|grep -i screensaver|sort':
Thanx and Regards,
Umm.. Even with your .xscreensaver I cannot reproduce the problem.
Can you save the files /etc/X11/xorg.conf and /var/log/Xorg.0.log
when the bug is reproduced and attach here?
(In reply to comment #3)
> Umm.. Even with your .xscreensaver I cannot reproduce the problem.
> Can you save the files /etc/X11/xorg.conf and /var/log/Xorg.0.log
> when the bug is reproduced and attach here?
As you might imagine, I'm somewhat reluctant to deliberately reproduce these
crashes - these are not new machines. But if I can work up the nerve, and get
an opportunity do so, I'll pull the trigger, and send along the remains.
Thanx and Regards,
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