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Old 12-30-08, 02:08 PM   #3
zim2dive
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Default Re: bug report: drivers after 173 kills full-screen Flash performance for the 8200

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Originally Posted by SebiXVI View Post
Hi,

I'm having the same problems here. However, I did not even manage to get the 173.14.12 running. Other driver versions work, but the 173. series gives a X segfault:

[ 66.404398] Xorg[6815]: segfault at fffffffc ip b801f6de sp bfe2bdcc error 4 in ld-2.8.90.so[b8012000+1a000]

Any hints on this?

Thanks,
Sebastian
Sorry, I am using Ubuntu 8.10, and the Hardware driver panel gives me 2 choices.. 177 (which is 177.80) and 173 (which is 173.14.12). Those are the "easy" installs for me. When I used 177, I got the bad results.

I also installed 177.82, 180.11, and 180.16 by hand during various other attempts to debug this. But I did not try 173 by hand (never thought going backwards would help, and when I did decide to go backwards I had the easy 173 install via Synaptic)
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