[arch-dev-public] kde 4.5.0
Ronald van Haren
pressh at gmail.com
Wed Aug 18 05:06:43 EDT 2010
On Wed, Aug 18, 2010 at 10:30 AM, Pierre Schmitz <pierre at archlinux.de> wrote:
> On Wed, 18 Aug 2010 10:15:16 +0200, Ronald van Haren <pressh at gmail.com>
>> hey guys,
>> Yesterday I went through all open bug reports for kde 4.5.0 and was
>> able to close all of them (old user config issues/only updated part of
>> packages to testing/etc) except one , which seems to be ati/intel
>> related, causing the screen not to be updated when changing some
>> system settings if opengl compositing is used on some ati/intel cards.
>> opengl itself should work, just changing the settings hangs the
>> screen, xrender and no compositing are not affected (there is no fix
>> yet and it may as well be a bug in mesa or some).
>> As there are no other open kde 4.5.0 bug reports, I suppose it is time
>> to push it to extra and make place in testing now the translations are
>> in place. Should I write an announcement for the above issue?
>>  http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/20469
> An announcement would be nice. Although there are not much information
> yet. Maybe we should disable composite by default (people are still able
> to enable it again in systemsettings). But that depends on how many
> drivers are actually affected.
> Pierre Schmitz, https://users.archlinux.de/~pierre
so far I've seen people reporting the following chipsets to be
affected, but there may be others
does that warrant to disable compositing by default?
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