Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 76154
Mozilla with xft crashes on Red Hat 8.0 (Xrender bug)
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:47:42 EDT
Description of Problem:
Mozilla using Xft on Red Hat 8.0 crashes with an X protocol corruption error
when viewing pages that contain long strings.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Pretty easy to reproduce. Go through the long logs on Mozilla's tinderbox.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. browser over to:
2. Click on the L on one of the machines and choose "View Full Log"
3. Start scrolling around
Fix for Xrender is included in the mozilla bug:
Keith's patch is added to 4.2.1-9, and is in XFree86 CVS head now
as well. Building in beehive...
An errata has been issued which should help the problem described in this bug report.
This report is therefore being closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, please follow the link below. You may reopen
this bug report if the solution does not work for you.