Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 477837
hard wedge in gdm-greeter startup
Last modified: 2009-01-16 07:11:05 EST
Created attachment 327782 [details]
X.log left after wedge
Description of problem:
The system wedges completely during the startup of the X login screen.
The X server starts, there is a busy cursor (which moves normally by mouse), then the background (only) of the normal greeter box and bottom line draws, but no foreground text. Then the system is wedged, no response of any kind.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Boot in runlevel 5.
2.See gdm start X, draw background of greeter box (no text).
3.See system wedge totally.
Complete wedge, mouse cursor freezes, no longer pingable on ethernet.
Downgrade to xorg-x11-drv-ati-6.9.0-54.fc10.i386 fixes the problem
Also seen the same wedge with xorg-x11-drv-ati-0:6.9.0-62.fc10.i386 and:
Created attachment 327783 [details]
X.log left after successful greeter startup (6.9.0-53.fc10.i386)
Please try 6.9.0-63 from koji.
Thanks for letting us know.