Help us in a better way with reports that includes all the needed (but not excesive) information. It may not mean a lot to you, but it means a world to us. see the last comment of #231
FS#541 - Enlightenment SEGV while changing resolution
Opened by Michal/ Wernicki (Werni) - Thursday, 04 February 2010, 08:26 GMT-8
Last edited by Thanatermesis (thanatermesis) - Friday, 05 February 2010, 09:18 GMT-8
When trying to change resolution screen goes black and a box appears showing that Enlightenment SEGV’d.
To reproduce this bug please boot Elive from a CD, selecting automatic resolution. After full boot up enter Settings Panel/Screen/Resolution and choose some other resolution and frequency but do not save your selection, just click “restore” button and then change frequency again. Now this crash should happen.
My guess is that this SEGV happens because when you mark resolution and frequency for the first time and cancel, the choice of resolution is not remembered, but you are still able to choose frequency and try to set it.
My rig has GeForce 5700 FX and thus uses nvidia 173 driver.