Bug#389404: [savage] savage DRI driver does not work with X.org 7.1.1

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Bug#389404: [savage] savage DRI driver does not work with X.org 7.1.1

Martin Steigerwald
Package: xorg
Version: 1:7.1.0-1
Severity: normal

Hello, Savage DRI driver does not work with X.org 7.1.1, it works
okay with 7.0.22.

With 7.1.1 I the window that glxgears opens remains black. glxinfo
still shows "Direct Rendering: Yes". Also with supertux in GL mode
the screen stays blank. Both consume all of the available CPU
power while running.

AFAIK this is an upstream bug. It has been discussed on the moderated
mailing list [hidden email]:

>From what I understand this is the bug in question:

There seems to be a patch available that fixes this and some
other savage problems:

According Alex Deucher who did the patch it is sent to upstream already
and will be contained in the next version of the savage DRI driver:

So it would be nice to have that version, preferably in time Etch...
I am willing to test any savage driver package for stability issues ;)

Regards, Martin

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux
Locale: LANG=de_DE@euro, LC_CTYPE=de_DE@euro (charmap=ISO-8859-15)

Versions of packages xorg depends on:
ii  eterm [x-terminal 0.9.3-1                Enlightened Terminal Emulator
ii  gnome-terminal [x 2.14.2-1               The GNOME 2 terminal emulator appl
ii  konsole [x-termin 4:3.5.4-2              X terminal emulator for KDE
ii  libgl1-mesa-dri   6.5.0.cvs.20060524-1.1 A free implementation of the OpenG
ii  libgl1-mesa-glx   6.5.0.cvs.20060524-1.1 A free implementation of the OpenG
ii  libglu1-mesa      6.5.0.cvs.20060524-1.1 The OpenGL utility library (GLU)
ii  pterm [x-terminal 0.58-5                 PuTTY terminal emulator
ii  xbase-clients     1:7.1.ds-3             miscellaneous X clients
ii  xfonts-100dpi     1:1.0.0-2              100 dpi fonts for X
ii  xfonts-75dpi      1:1.0.0-2              100 dpi fonts for X
ii  xfonts-base       1:1.0.0-3              standard fonts for X
ii  xfonts-scalable   1:1.0.0-4              scalable fonts for X
ii  xkb-data          0.8-12                 X Keyboard Extension (XKB) configu
ii  xserver-xorg      1:7.1.0-1              the X.Org X server
ii  xterm [x-terminal 210-3.1                X terminal emulator
ii  xutils            1:7.1.ds-1             X Window System utility programs

xorg recommends no packages.

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