Bug 509228 - KMS:RV250:Mobility FireGL 9000 Screen freezes with compiz enabled [NEEDINFO]
KMS:RV250:Mobility FireGL 9000 Screen freezes with compiz enabled
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-ati (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Dave Airlie
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-07-01 16:16 EDT by christoph.p.herbst
Modified: 2018-04-11 03:34 EDT (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-06-28 09:25:21 EDT
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mcepl: needinfo? (christoph.p.herbst)

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xorg log file (not from a freeze) (52.72 KB, text/plain)
2009-07-01 16:16 EDT, christoph.p.herbst
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Description christoph.p.herbst 2009-07-01 16:16:25 EDT
Created attachment 350184 [details]
xorg log file (not from a freeze)

Description of problem:
When running fedora 11 with KMS on a Thinkpad T41 with a  
ATI Technologies Inc Radeon RV250 [Mobility FireGL 9000] (rev 02) card 
and having compiz enabled, the screen freezes at random times.
The system does not respond to any keyboard input anymore.
The system can still be accessed via ssh.

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

How reproducible:
start xserver with compiz and KMS enabled and wait. 
(maybe it helps to have a lot of windows open, specially firefox)

Steps to Reproduce:
1.start fedora
2.enable desktop effects
3.do work
Actual results:
the screen freezes, the system does not respond to keyboard input

Expected results:
screen should not freeze

Additional info:
This happens randomly but reliable within 1 to 2 hours of normal work (firefox, nautilus, gnome-terminal)

the following lines can be observed in the output of dmsg:
kernel: [drm:radeon_gem_do_relocate] *ERROR* radeon gem set domain -11 failed 0 4
kernel: [drm:drm_buffer_object_validate] *ERROR* Failed moving buffer. e2b13700 1444 4000027 2000020
kernel: [drm:drm_buffer_object_validate] *ERROR* Out of aperture space or DRM memory quota.
Comment 1 Matěj Cepl 2009-11-05 13:33:44 EST
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.]
Comment 2 Matěj Cepl 2010-02-26 07:27:37 EST
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.

[Note please, that this is machine generated comment for large amount of bugs; due to some technical issues, it is possible we've missed some of the responses -- it is happens, please, just a make a comment about that; that we will see. Thank you]
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2010-04-27 11:24:47 EDT
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Comment 4 Vedran Miletić 2010-05-24 14:09:40 EDT
Improving summary.


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Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2010-06-28 09:25:21 EDT
Fedora 11 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2010-06-25. Fedora 11 is 
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