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1.226. xorg-x11-drv-nv

1.226.1. RHBA-2010:0204: bug fix and enhancement update

An updated xorg-x11-drv-nv package that fixes a bug and adds support for Quadro FX 770M, FX1800M and 880M GPUs is now available.
xorg-x11-drv-nv provides a driver for NVIDIA cards for the implementation of the X Window System.
This update resolves the following issue:
* previously, xorg-x11-drv-nv specified no explicit range for offscreen Pixmaps. On rare occasions, this caused X to crash with a sig 11 error when Firefox 3.5.x attempted to load certain, specific, web pages (eg With this update, explicit 512 pixel limits have been placed on offscreen Pixmap width and height. Consequently, xorg-x11-drv-nv no longer causes X to crash when Firefox 3.5 loads the specified pages. (BZ#498500)
This update also adds the following enhancements:
* previously, the NVIDIA cards that used the Quadro FX 770M GPU were driven as generic VESA-compliant video cards. With this update, the xorg-x11-drv-nv driver adds Quadro FX 770M support. Amongst other improvements, Quadro FX 770M-based cards now support multi-head setups. (BZ#486135, BZ#499684)
* this update adds support for the NVIDIA Quadro FX 1800M or 880M GPUs such as are included in Dell M4500 Mobile Workstations. (BZ#514999)
All users should install this newly released package, which resolves these issues.

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