xf86-video-geode: memory corruption in some bitmaps

Reported by foobar on 2011-09-19
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
xserver-xorg-video-geode (Debian)
xserver-xorg-video-geode (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

According xorg.log the driver is not loaded, which causes problems:
[ 68026.496] (II) LoadModule: "geode"
[ 68026.498] (II) Loading /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/geode_drv.so
[ 68026.499] (EE) Failed to load /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/geode_drv.so: /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/geode_drv.so: undefined symbol: rrPrivKey
[ 68026.499] (EE) LoadModule: Module geode does not have a geodeModuleData data object.
[ 68026.499] (II) UnloadModule: "geode"
[ 68026.499] (II) Unloading geode
[ 68026.499] (EE) Failed to load module "geode" (invalid module, 0)
[ 68026.499] (II) LoadModule: "vesa"
[ 68026.503] (II) Loading /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/vesa_drv.so

ii xserver-xorg-video-geode 2.11.12-1build2 X.Org X server -- Geode GX2/LX display driver

file /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/geode_drv.so
/usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/geode_drv.so: ELF 32-bit LSB shared object, Intel 80386, version 1 (SYSV), dynamically linked, stripped

ls -la /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/geode_drv.so
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 230828 2011-05-31 10:57 /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/geode_drv.so

foobar (gagarin) wrote :

rebuilding the geode_drv source package, helped loading the module.

however i'm also having the issue that a user with debian has:

Martin-Éric Racine (q-funk) wrote :

Can you tell more about your particular variant of bitmap corruption? It would also help if you precised which Ubuntu release you're using.

summary: - geode driver doesn't load
+ xf86-video-geode: memory corruption in some bitmaps
Changed in xserver-xorg-video-geode (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
Changed in xserver-xorg-video-geode (Debian):
status: Unknown → Confirmed
Changed in xserver-xorg-video-geode (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Incomplete
Martin-Éric Racine (q-funk) wrote :

2.11.14 is available in my PPA. Can you test it and report whether it fixes the issue or not?

Martin-Éric Racine (q-funk) wrote :

Geode 2.11.14-1 was imported into Ubuntu a while back.

Can you please confirm whether it fixes the issue or not?

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