[arch-general] Anybody else have problems with the new Nvidia drivers (275.09.07-1)
mzecher at gmail.com
Sat Jun 18 20:00:48 EDT 2011
Loads fine here with Opera. By the way, nice picture ;)
Nvidia 9600M GT
On Sat, 18 Jun 2011 10:56:06 -0400, Yaro Kasear <yaro at marupa.net> wrote:
> On Saturday, June 18, 2011 04:57:07 AM Richard Schütz wrote:
>> Am 18.06.2011 11:29, schrieb Martti Kühne:
>> > On Sat, Jun 18, 2011 at 10:03 AM, Richard Schütz<r.schtz at t-online.de>
>> >> Am 18.06.2011 09:08, schrieb Dan Vratil:
>> >> I don't think so. Epiphany is based on WebKit these days. And
>> because I
>> >> can trigger the bug in EOG (Eye of GNOME) it doesn't look like a
>> >> browser problem for me at all.
>> >> Perhaps it is a problem of GTK together with nvidia 275.09.07. I
>> >> feh (a simple X11 image viewer that doesn't use GTK or Qt) and it
>> >> fine without flickering, artifacts or something else strange.
>> >> --
>> >> Regards,
>> >> Richard Schütz
>> > Update, I also see anything but the picture when the bug occurs,
>> > namely random garbage. I can confirm that feh, launched the regular
>> > way does not trigger the bug, although, also I have to confirm that
>> > display (imagemagick-188.8.131.52-1) actually does trigger the bug.
>> > Actually my guess is feh restricts itself to become larger than the
>> > screen's resolution (which is smaller than 2047 here) and thus is just
>> > not storing the full resolution image in video memory. I just managed
>> > to something like trigger the bug, X hang for about 4 seconds here and
>> > will display some garbage, with
>> > $ feh --geometry 2047x1529 nvbugy7cd.jpg
>> > heh, after trying this several times, the hang disappears. Might this
>> > be related to caching?
>> > cheers!
>> Yes, you are right: display crashed my X server right now. So this seems
>> to be even unrelated to the toolkit.
> Okay, so, has anyone filed a bug report with nVidia?
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