On Sun, Apr 25, 2010 at 10:30:00PM +0200, Max Laier wrote:
> On Sunday 25 April 2010 22:20:49 Doug Barton wrote:
> > On 04/25/10 11:17, Max Laier wrote:
> > > On Saturday 10 April 2010 15:40:07 Alexey Dokuchaev wrote:
> > >> danfe 2010-04-10 13:40:07 UTC
> > >>
> > >> FreeBSD ports repository
> > >>
> > >> Modified files:
> > >> x11/nvidia-driver Makefile distinfo pkg-plist
> > >> Log:
> > >> - Update nVidia BETA drivers to version 195.36.15
> > >
> > > might be me, but it looks like the BETA driver has been more stable. I
> > > just downgraded back to BETA and now X doesn't hang anymore after ~30min.
> > I had to downgrade back to 195.22. When running the latest version I had
> > freezes similar to what Max described. If it ran successfully for any
> > length of time it would lock up as soon as xscreensaver kicked in.
> not related to xscreensaver in my case, I don't think. It was locking up
> while playing video in xine which - afaik - disables the screensaver. As
> always, X lock ups are hard to track down unfortunately. On the plus side,
> it doesn't seem to be a hard lock up - i.e. the power button would still
> get me to a clean shutdown eventually, but interrupts didn't fire anymore
> (at least the network stops working). I can't attach a serial console at
> the moment to get into DDB. Will try to, tomorrow.
Please do. I am still not able to reproduce it here on Februarish
-CURRENT/amd64 with GFX260. You might also want to lurk on nVidia
forums at http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/forumdisplay.php?f=47 to see
if someone has similar issues.