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Re: [Qemu-devel] vmwarevga regression (broken with two Linux and FreeBSD
Re: [Qemu-devel] vmwarevga regression (broken with two Linux and FreeBSD guests)
Fri, 4 Apr 2008 19:17:34 +0200
On Fri, Apr 04, 2008 at 07:59:02AM -0400, WaxDragon wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 3, 2008 at 8:12 PM, Rick Vernam <address@hidden> wrote:
> > On Wednesday 12 March 2008 04:10:24 pm Juergen Lock wrote:
> > > Hmm. Looks like the latest vmwarevga commits broke *ix/xorg guests.
> > > I tested the 2008-03-11 cvs snapshot with
> > > sidux-2008-01-200803010113-nyx_pre1-kde-lite-i386.iso (debian sid based
> > > Linux livecd) and FreeSBIE-2.0.1-RELEASE.iso (FreeBSD based livecd),
> > > on sidux xorg said:
> > >
> > > (WW) ****INVALID MEM ALLOCATION**** b: 0xf0000000 e: 0xf07fffff
> > correcting
> > ...
> > > Just thought I'd mention... :)
> > > Juergen
> > any word on this?
> > I can also report the same result on W2K & WXP guests (both using drivers
> > from
> > most recent vmware-workstation release).
> > in windows' device manager there is a similar message about that memory
> > address.
> > I reverted this patch, which restored a working vmware vga device
> > http://cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewcvs/qemu/hw/vmware_vga.c?cvsroot=qemu&r1=1.7&r2=1.8
> > however, with this patch reverted I get occasional triple-faults.
> Confirmed, reverting hw/vmware_vga.c to r4022 restores x.org and
> framebuffer functionality.
I have just fixed an obvious bug. Please test if it fixes the problem.
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