[SeaBIOS] vgabios: more x86emu issues

Laszlo Ersek lersek at redhat.com
Tue Jul 30 16:26:20 CEST 2013

On 07/30/13 12:45, Gerd Hoffmann wrote:
>   Hi,
> We already have tools/vgafixup.py to workaround some x86emu issues.
> Looks like some more is needed, reportly[1] there are more xorg
> segfaults which look alot like x86emu isses.  They trigger with stdvga
> and qxl (which are handled using the vesa driver), and they only happen
> on x86_64 where vm86 mode can not be used to run the vgabios.
> Guest in question is RHEL-5 / centos-5.  Xorg version is 1.1.1
> Some people digged deep into the x86emu changelogs when this showed up
> for the first time.  Anyone remembers the details?  Are there known
> x86emu bugs where we don't have workarounds for?
> cheers,
>   Gerd
> [1] https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=987097

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