Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 983692
Image corruptions in Firefox fixed by using xf86-video-intel-2.21.10 and a kernel patch
Last modified: 2015-02-17 11:05:19 EST
Created attachment 772342 [details]
kernel patch solving the issue
Description of problem: There is an old bug in drm/i915 that may cause graphic corruptions when using sna for instance in Firefox as described by:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kernel 3.9.9-301 and xorg-x11drv-intel 2.21.8
How reproducible: Every time
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Use sna accelation
2. Browse news.google.com
Actual results: Graphic corruptions on some thumbnails
Expected results: No corruptions
Additional info: This issue is fixed by using the latest version of xf86-video-intel (2.21.11) and applying the attached patch to the kernel...
Kernel fix seems on this way to land to main branch.
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