Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 472695
exa-master-upgrade breaks glyph rendering with OLPC XO
Last modified: 2009-12-18 01:55:43 EST
xorg-x11-server-1.5.3-5.fc10 includes xserver-1.5.2-exa-master-upgrade.patch which breaks text rendering on the OLPC XO.
It looks like this: http://dev.laptop.org/~dsd/20080822/text-not-ok.png
Removing that patch, plus the following which depend on it, solves the problem
We became aware of this problem in the 1.4.99 series when I discovered that the equivalent version of this patch fixed a different rendering bug for us, but broke glyph rendering in the fashion described here. The xserver developers confirmed that there is a known glyph truncation bug in master, and helped us find the exact part of this big patch which fixed our other problem.
But now that this patch is included in F10 and we have upgraded, the text rendering bug returns.
Anything interesting in /var/log/Xorg.0.log?
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 10 development cycle.
Changing version to '10'.
More information and reason for this action is here:
Daniel is this still an issue?
Reporter, could you please reply to the previous question? If you won't reply in one month, I will have to close this bug as INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Thank you.
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