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I've been having a problem with segfaults in vbetool that seem to be getting worse. I noticed this in my logs from day 1 of my install, but the laptop worked fine and I just ignored it figuring it wasn't that important. I have had problems with even starting my laptop lately where it hangs during startup with the segfault and then when I try to restart all services stop, but it hangs hard on Bluetooth services. I've done some searching and can't come up with anything, but it looks like the strace program may help someone with more knowledge than me narrow it down. I have attached the output and a copy of the error. I guess the other significant info is hardware: HP ZV5000, 64bit Athlon, Nvidia GeForce 440 64 Meg (driver version 8776), NForce3 chipset
The log error is:
Nov 5 12:26:48 localhost kernel: [ 59.171795] vbetool: segfault at 000000000000548f rip 00000000004256f3 rsp 00007fffffea56f0 error 4
Nov 5 12:38:55 localhost kernel: [ 184.927090] vbetool: segfault at 000000000000548f rip 00000000004256f3 rsp 00007fffffb4a0e0 error 4
I tried running the app again from terminal and get: