Screen freezes after some minutes with the nouveau driver

Joachim Backes joachim.backes at
Sat Nov 7 06:43:01 UTC 2009

On 11/07/2009 03:12 AM, Adam Williamson wrote:
> On Fri, 2009-11-06 at 16:01 +0100, Joachim Backes wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm not sure if this has already been reported: I'm running F12 with the
>> nouveau driver, and after locking the screen with the screensaver
>> applet, it takes some minutes until the system freezes completely (mouse
>> cannot be moved, no keyboard input is possible). Only a hard reset
>> helps. This happens since 2 days.
>> Anybody has seen this? All actual F12 updates are applied.
> Please post the _exact_ revisions of the following packages you had in
> use when you saw this:
> kernel
> xorg-x11-drv-nouveau
> xorg-x11-server
> libdrm
> thanks.


Video Card: (lscpci)

02:00.0 VGA compatible controller: nVidia Corporation NV34 [GeForce FX 
5200] (rev a1)


Joachim Backes <joachim.backes at>

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