[arch-general] Xorg crashes

Alajos Odoyle alajos.odoyle at pskx.net
Wed Mar 14 11:12:32 UTC 2018

On 03/13/2018 11:58 AM, Peter Nabbefeld wrote:
> Hello all,
> since yesterday, Xorg sometimes crashes unexpectedly. Please, see log 
> below.
> I'm not sure, but I'm using Firefox most time, and Xorg crashes while 
> I'm using Firefox.
> I'm no expert, but on a first glance, it seems to me like my touchpad 
> accumulates mouse movements and so the input device gives the wrong 
> coordinates to FF which in turn hands them to Xorg which leads to 
> crashes. But of course, I may be totally wrong with this assumption.

I am experiencing this as well. For me it crashes almost every time when 
using the Touchpad for scrolling (two-finger scroll). It can be 
"prevented" when using a USB mouse (i.e. not scrolling with the touch pad).

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