Bug 454132 - Blender crashing (again!), but this time in Fedora 9
Blender crashing (again!), but this time in Fedora 9
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mesa (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Adam Jackson
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-07-05 02:16 EDT by David Chipman
Modified: 2008-07-08 12:07 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-07-08 12:07:32 EDT
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Backtrace of the latets blender (2.71 KB, text/plain)
2008-07-07 22:05 EDT, David Chipman
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Description David Chipman 2008-07-05 02:16:24 EDT
Description of problem:
Blender crashes, accessing the OpenGL API function glRasterPos2f

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start blender
Actual results:
Blender crashes with a "Segmentation fault"

Expected results:
Expoect the Blender UI to finish displaying, and the program ready to recieve
user input. 

Additional info:
Ask, and I'll see if I can find other things out.
Comment 1 Jochen Schmitt 2008-07-07 10:51:50 EDT

Can you tell me, which graphic adapter do you use?

As second, it may be helpful, if you can create a backtrace.

Best Regards:

Jochen Schmitt
Comment 2 David Chipman 2008-07-07 22:05:26 EDT
Created attachment 311220 [details]
Backtrace of the latets blender
Comment 3 Jochen Schmitt 2008-07-08 11:24:52 EDT
Thank you for your backtrace. As far as I can see, it's seems to be a
Mesa/OpenGL related issue. So it may be nice, if you can tell me, which graphics
adapter do you use?

Best Regards:

Jochen Schmitt
Comment 4 David Chipman 2008-07-08 11:48:05 EDT
Hi Jochen, 

I'm using the following graphics card:
Intel Corporation 82845G/GL[Brookdale-G]/GE Chipset Integrated Graphics Device

I hope this helps. I am using the "intel" driver. Previously, I had been using
the i810 driver.
Comment 5 Jochen Schmitt 2008-07-08 12:07:32 EDT
At first, I want to ask, if you have a full updated system. This may be
important, because there was any well-known issue releating with Intel graphics
adapters on F-9.

If the issue still exist, you should open a bug agains Mesa, becouse the
backtrace shows, that the crash occures on libdricore.so which is part of the
mesa-libGL package, so I have to assume, that your issue a coused by a
uncompletely OpenGL support from your graphic adapter.

For Information, on a NVidia graphic adapter with the closed-source graphic
driver I can start blender without any issues.

Best Regards:

Jochen Schmitt

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