VirtualBox

Ticket #4083 (closed defect: obsolete)

Opened 8 years ago

Last modified 4 months ago

vesa driver crashes X when an application tries to use Composite with XRender

Reported by: ppr-kut Owned by:
Priority: major Component: other
Version: VirtualBox 2.2.2 Keywords:
Cc: Guest type: Linux
Host type: Linux

Description (last modified by aeichner) (diff)

I use Slackware64-current in a VM. When I try to start up KDE-4.2.3 inside the VM, with the default configuration files, the xserver crashes. By default the vesa-driver is being used. KDE4 tries to enable Desktop Effects based on XRender if it finds the vesa-driver. This does work fine on a real machine, but crashes the xserver inside virtualbox.

Tested version was VirtualBox 2.2.2, Xorg-server 1.4.2, xf86-video-vesa-1.3.0

Change History

comment:1 Changed 4 months ago by aeichner

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to obsolete
  • Description modified (diff)

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