Trying Fedora 15 Beta Live on my Asus EeePC 701 4G I noticed the same graphical corruptions as reported in .
It could be that this needs to be fixed in the Linux kernel, but this patch has not been applied to 2.6.38.x yet , so I could not test yet.
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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),
* X server log file (/var/log/Xorg.*.log)
* output of the dmesg command, and
* system log (/var/log/messages)
to the bug report as individual uncompressed file attachments using the bugzilla file attachment link above.
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only file in /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/
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X server log file from `/var/log/Xorg.0.log`
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output of `dmesg` when adding `drm.debug=0x04` to Linux kernel command line
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system log from `/var/log/messages`
(In reply to comment #1)
> Please add drm.debug=0x04 to the kernel command line, restart computer, and
> * your X server config file (/etc/X11/xorg.conf, if available),
> * X server log file (/var/log/Xorg.*.log)
> * output of the dmesg command, and
> * system log (/var/log/messages)
> to the bug report as individual uncompressed file attachments using the
> bugzilla file attachment link above.
Thank you for the quick reply. I attached the files you requested.
> We will review this issue again once you've had a chance to attach this
I just wanted to note that adding `drm.debug=0x04` to the Linux kernel command line seemed to have improved the responsiveness of the graphical system. But that is just a feeling.
And maybe to explain some messages of the logs, I tried to update the system which did not work. Firefox was opened in parallel and it seemed the system started to swap at some time and was very unresponsive. Opening a second `gnome-terminal` got the GNOME session to crash and it asked me to log out. But there was just a black screen then – probably the GPU could not be reset – and I copied the files from `tty0`.
I did not know how to restart GDM and a `halt` could not shut down the system and I had to push the power button for 10 s.
That graphical corruption is also reported on https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xserver-xorg-video-intel/+bug/745608 and https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=36326 ...
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