Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 596488
X.org hangs and will not shut down, requires reboot
Last modified: 2018-04-11 13:04:13 EDT
Created attachment 417009 [details]
/var/log/Xorg.0.log for error
Description of problem:
When visiting certain websites in either firefox or Konquerer, X.org hangs and begins utilizing 100% of the CPU. The system becomes non-responsive from the keyboard and mouse, with even Ctrl-Alt-F# refusing to change ttys, and Ctrl-Alt-Backspace does not kill X (I enabled it to test with this problem).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
X.org 1.8.0, Firefox 3.6.3
How reproducible: Approximately 95% of the time I visit www.fidelity.com
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open Firefox or Konquerer
2. Visit www.fidelity.com
3. System hangs during page load.
System becomes non-reponsive (mouse cursor will move, but clicking yields no response, keystrokes yield no response) except through remote login.
X shows 100% CPU usage via remote login. Killing X via remote login yields
no change in the system state (though X does stop running).
I see my the web page I'm looking for and continue using my computer without a reboot.
The issue has been temporarily fixed by switching to the nvidia proprietary driver. Thus I suspect the problem may be in the nouveau driver.
Thanks for the bug report. We have reviewed the information you have provided above, and there is some additional information we require that will be helpful in our diagnosis of this issue.
Please add drm.debug=0x04 to the kernel command line, restart computer, and attach
* your X server config file (/etc/X11/xorg.conf, if available),
* output of the dmesg command,
* system log (/var/log/messages), and
* X server log file (/var/log/Xorg.*.log; attachment in comment 0 is /var/log/dmesg, which is usually quite useless for Xorg issues)
to the bug report as individual uncompressed file attachments using the bugzilla file attachment link above.
We will review this issue again once you've had a chance to attach this information.
Thanks in advance.
Created attachment 418039 [details]
Xorg.0.log of original crash
Replaces mistakenly attached dmesg.
Created attachment 418051 [details]
Created attachment 418052 [details]
system log (/var/log/messages)
There is no xorg.conf file. The other requested files have been attached. I hope this helps.
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