Re: X11 system lockup with 5.11.0 kernel

From: Maciej W. Rozycki (macro@xxxxxxxxxxx)
Date: Thu Jun 03 2021 - 09:15:13 EST


On Wed, 2 Jun 2021, Bob Tracy wrote:

> > We're also supporting everything else that most commercial vendors consider obsolete
> > such as PA-RISC, M68k, big-endian PowerPC (32 and 64 bits) SPARC and so on, in case
> > you need testing there.
>
> (Mostly including the above just as a reference to the most recent
> posting in this thread...)
>
> As of mainline kernel 5.12.0, the fix I (we) have been waiting for still
> hasn't been included. My alpha still locks up when X11 starts.
>
> Stuck at kernel version 5.10.0 for the time being.

I have lost track about this issue, so please fill me in as to whether
the offending commit causing the regression has been bisected or not.

Maciej