VESA and fbdev drivers get loaded and break the server under XWayland

Bug #1022423 reported by Chris Halse Rogers
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
xorg-server (Ubuntu)
High
Chris Halse Rogers

Bug Description

If you've got xf86-video-vesa or xf86-video-fbdev installed, these will be loaded by the X server by automatching as fallbacks. These drivers can't work under Wayland, and so are disabled. However, that's not done correctly - later in the Xserver startup process, xf86BusInit will try to iterate over the driver array up to xf86NumDrivers, and will dereference NULL because we've killed vesa and fbdev.

Changed in xorg-server (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Chris Halse Rogers (raof)
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → High
Changed in xorg-server (Ubuntu):
milestone: none → later
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