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Old 10-16-11, 02:26 PM   #40
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Default Re: High CPU issues on xorg-server-core 1.11.1-1 on Debian

Originally Posted by towo| View Post
apt-cache show foo

does not help

apt-cache policy xserver-xorg-core

And btw:

The issue will not be fixed in the xserver, it must be fixed in the driver.
And in my eyes, debian testing is not the right distro for you.
# apt-cache policy xserver-xorg-core
Installed: 2:1.11.1-1
Candidate: 2:1.11.1-1
Version table:
2: 0
500 sid/main i386 Packages
2: 0
500 sid/main i386 Packages
*** 2:1.11.1-1 0
990 testing/main i386 Packages
100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
2:1.7.7-13 0
500 stable/main i386 Packages

# apt-get install xserver-xorg-core
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
xserver-xorg-core is already the newest version.
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 21 not upgraded.

The reason for testing is to get the latest versions. Stable is just too old and slow for the latest versions. I avoid experimental ones though which are too buggy.
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