On Mon, 15 Oct 2007, John Lumby wrote:
On Sun, 14 Oct 2007, John Lumby wrote:

Thanks Marc - but it prompted me for pwd.
And this id can happily ssh to another system of mine without pwd prompt.

date;scp -qp /mnt/super9root/root/core.2856.X11crash.20071003122131 [EMAIL 
PROTECTED]:.;date;scp -qp /mnt/super9root/usr/X11R6/bin/XFree86.statload [EMAIL 
Sun Oct 14 22:10:48 EDT 2007
[EMAIL PROTECTED]'s password:
Sun Oct 14 22:10:57 EDT 2007
[EMAIL PROTECTED]'s password:
Sun Oct 14 22:11:00 EDT 2007
/home/lumby:0 ssh -l lumby date
Sun Oct 14 22:19:51 EDT 2007

The problem turned out to be that jlumby wasn't listed in AllowUsers. Please try again.

It worked this time;   They should be there now (I hope)

Thanks.  These were (and still are) _most_ informative.

I've uncovered a real bug here, one that affects not only GLX & Friends, but potentially other extensions also. The bug only occurs on server shutdown or reset. It is a definite candidate for causing this problem, but I can't be sure at this point, given the memory corruption this core file attests to. Fixing it will take some time (on my part). The bug has existed for quite some time, and from what I can tell, still exists not only in our repository, but X.Org's as well. Given that, I request that you update to the L&G sources, which you can get by following the instructions at http://xfree86.org/cvs. I hope to have a patch against that source ready for you to try in the next few days.

Thanks for your patience.


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