Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 503028
Content of window is not rendered correctly when KWin desktop effects are enabled
Last modified: 2010-06-28 08:44:19 EDT
Created attachment 345738 [details]
Description of problem: when KWin desktop effects are enabled, window's content is not painted correctly - it's invisible but reacts on mouse events. While moving window, it's rendered correctly. I'm trying to report it as driver bug as it's working with other drivers (radeonhd, fglrx).
Reproducible on X700 Mobility and X1400 Mobility
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. enable desktop effects in KDE
Only KWin decorations are visible, while moving cursor, some parts of window are repainted correctly.
Correctly working KWin.
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 11 development cycle.
Changing version to '11'.
More information and reason for this action is here:
I see this also with Radeon 9200 AGP and X1300 PCI-E on different machines with Fedora 11 final (fully updated as of 20090615).
xorg-x11-drv-ati-6.12.2-14.fc11.x86_64 for me, on both machines.
I have not tried radeonhd but that is presumably not applicable to the older R200 card anyway?
Since this bugzilla report was filed, there have been several major updates in various components of the Xorg system, which may have resolved this issue. Users who have experienced this problem are encouraged to upgrade their system to the latest version of their packages. For packages from updates-testing repository you can use command
yum upgrade --enablerepo='*-updates-testing'
Alternatively, you can also try to test whether this bug is reproducible with the upcoming Fedora 12 distribution by downloading LiveMedia of F12 Beta available at http://alt.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/nightly-composes/ . By using that you get all the latest packages without need to install anything on your computer. For more information on using LiveMedia take a look at https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FedoraLiveCD .
Please, if you experience this problem on the up-to-date system, let us now in the comment for this bug, or whether the upgraded system works for you.
If you won't be able to reply in one month, I will have to close this bug as INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Thank you.
[This is a bulk message for all open Fedora Rawhide Xorg-related bugs. I'm adding myself to the CC list for each bug, so I'll see any comments you make after this and do my best to make sure every issue gets proper attention.]
KWin does not work anymore on my hw :(
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