gstreamer, XV, and Automatic Power Management conflict

Jon Nettleton jon.nettleton at
Fri Oct 29 11:39:42 EDT 2010

On Fri, Oct 29, 2010 at 8:33 AM, Erik Blankinship <erikb at> wrote:
>   ...
>> I suggest the bug may be due to a conflict between Automatic
>> Power Management and the XV component of the X server.
> And, indeed disabling Automatic Power Management fixes the problem.
> Since it appears Automatic Power Management is on by default, I assume this
> is a bug? ( I looked for this bug on devel.laptop, but did not readily find
> it. )

What OS and or kernel are you running?  This was fixed previously with
a patch to viafb.


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