[arch-dev-public] nvidai 285.05.09 and xorg-server 1.11.1

Ionut Biru ibiru at archlinux.org
Fri Oct 7 09:15:24 EDT 2011

On 10/05/2011 11:15 AM, Ionut Biru wrote:
> Hi,
> some cards(8600 is) are affected by high cpu usage and applications
> freezing. Aaron tracked it down to another xorg commit...
> more here: http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=166698
> if xorg developers decide to revert, we might be able to push xorg 1.11
> into extra soon, otherwise we have to wait for a new nvidia that fixes
> this problem.

i've reverted that commit locally and it works fine. If you want to move 
xorg-server let me know and i can commit it. I hate waiting for an 
nvidia fix couples of weeks.


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