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Re: Certain screensavers lock my machine up



On Mon, 2007-01-15 at 11:06 -0600, Thomas Cameron wrote:
> Running FC6 x86_64, updated today.  Running the drivers from the
> NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-1.0-9746-pkg2.run script (I prefer my own drivers to
> a repos) on a GeForce 6200 LE card.
> 
> I added xscreensaver-gl-extras-gss-5.01-5.fc6,
> xscreensaver-gl-extras-5.01-5.fc6, xscreensaver-extras-5.01-5.fc6 and
> xscreensaver-extras-gss-5.01-5.fc6 to my system.
> 
> I noticed that when I set it to display random screensavers, my machine
> locks up periodically.
> 
> Still trying to figure out which one(s) do it, but I wondered if anyone
> else is seeing this?
> 
> Thanks!
> Thomas
> 

Sounds like an nVidia driver problem to me.
Can you access the machine using network (ssh) or serial console once
it's down?
If you can, try getting the kernel log [1] and posting a bug report in
nvnews. [2].

- Gilboa
[1] dmesg
[2] http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/forumdisplay.php?f=14



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