Description of problem:
There are rows of white boxes that appear along the top of some applications. Which application they appear on is inconsistent; one time it might be Empathy, another it might be along the top of mutter, but they stay in place for the lifespan of that application.
I am not sure if this is an issue with the radeon driver or the mutter window manager.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
It happens pretty consistently. Usually 1-2 applications will exhibit this behaviour.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Use the radeon driver
2. Use mutter
3. Login and open some applications
Some applications may open with a row of white boxes along the top.
A screenshot showing the boxes along the top of mutter is attached.
Created attachment 439056 [details]
You have filed this against the xorg-x11-drv-radeonhd package, but write "Steps to Reproduce: 1. Use the radeon driver".
Only one of the two can be correct.
xorg-x11-drv-ati contains the "radeon" driver which is used by default
xorg-x11-drv-radeonhd contains the "radeonhd" driver
The "radeonhd" driver is only ever used when you have explicitly enabled it by creating a /etc/X11/xorg.conf file.
Please check what driver you are really running, and if you are running "radeonhd" after all, please try the default "radeon" as well. "radeonhd" is being phased out, so I want to check there are no regressions by moving to "radeon".
Also, attaching /var/log/Xorg.0.log is helpful with most Xorg driver bugs as these logs can show a lot of important information on the system which suffers from the bug. Xorg.0.log also contains information on the driver used, BTW.
Created attachment 439229 [details]
I selected the wrong package; I meant xorg-x11-drv-ati.
I didn't find anything noteworthy in the log, but perhaps I overlooked something; it's attached to the bug report now.
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