Bug 863128 - Displayed text messed up
Displayed text messed up
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-intel (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Adam Jackson
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-10-04 09:35 EDT by David
Modified: 2013-07-31 13:54 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2013-07-31 13:54:18 EDT
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2012-10-04 09:35 EDT, David
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logs (4.36 MB, application/x-tar)
2012-10-04 09:39 EDT, David
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Description David 2012-10-04 09:35:04 EDT
Created attachment 621665 [details]

Description of problem:

Sometimes my graphics goes wrong when attached to external monitor. Some text on screen is not displayed, some is corrupted etc. See attached screen shot.

strange thing is that after some time everything is ok again (but after first appearance the problem coming frequently, reboot fixes for longer period)
Comment 1 David 2012-10-04 09:39:04 EDT
Created attachment 621668 [details]

attaching output of 
dd if=/dev/mem of=rom bs=64k skip=12 count=1
intel_reg_snapshot > snapshot
dmesg > dmesg
/sys/kernel/debug ; cp /sys/kernel/debug/dri/*/i915_opregion opregion
and xorg logs
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