The following patch fixes an uninitialized variable that will crash X.org when rotating the screen using the radeon_drv driver with XAA acceleration and DRI disabled.
This applies to ebuilds 6.8.0, 6.8.0-r1, and 6.9.0.
Confirmed fix in ati git master.
Steps to Reproduce:
Created attachment 167451 [details, diff]
patch for xf86-video-ati-6.8.0-r1
this patch applies to the 6.8.0, 6.8.0-r1, 6.9.0
Created attachment 167453 [details]
updated ebuild for 6.8.0-r1
Hi, i am not a big fan of fixing stuff in XAA, you have any issues with using EXA? (since it is also upstream recomended backend...)
Btw did you sent your patch to upstream too? :]
Please get back to us.