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Re: Xfree86 video buffering?
From: Rodrigo Barbosa <rodrigob () suespammers org>
Date: Thu, 24 Feb 2005 21:15:24 -0300

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On Thu, Feb 24, 2005 at 06:35:00PM -0500, Eric Windisch wrote:
On Thu, 2005-02-24 at 14:35 -0800, Eric Paynter wrote:
On Wed, February 23, 2005 1:08 pm, KF (lists) said:
Recently I have noticed that after shutting down my machine or rebooting
my X-windows will briefly flash an image of whatever I was doing when I
rebooted the machine or logged out.

I've seen this in the past as well and believed it to be an issue with
memory management of the video card, not an issue with XFree86 itself.
I could be wrong.

Looks like related to the VESA buffer, since I only saw it happen when
using the VESA driver.

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Rodrigo Barbosa <rodrigob () suespammers org>
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