Bug 983692 - Image corruptions in Firefox fixed by using xf86-video-intel-2.21.10 and a kernel patch
Image corruptions in Firefox fixed by using xf86-video-intel-2.21.10 and a ke...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-intel (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
unspecified Severity low
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Assigned To: Adam Jackson
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2013-07-11 13:50 EDT by Erwan LE PENNEC
Modified: 2015-02-17 11:05 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2015-02-17 11:05:19 EST
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kernel patch solving the issue (594 bytes, patch)
2013-07-11 13:50 EDT, Erwan LE PENNEC
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Description Erwan LE PENNEC 2013-07-11 13:50:42 EDT
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:
for instance

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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