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Re: Problem with Xorg logs


On Mon, Dec 31, 2018 at 04:13:18PM +0100, MENGUAL Jean-Philippe wrote:
> Hi,
> As testing is next to freeze, I wonder wether I should report bug now or
> find a workaround now for this problem. Even the bug is not critical, it
> is a problem bcause i pollues strongly my log file. Here is the contents
> of it, repeated thousands of times:
> http://paste.debian.net/1058165
> With such lines, my log is 120M after max 24 hours of working.
> How could I:
> - avoid this line
> - speed the rotate of logs, removing the Xorg.log file each 12 hours
> Should I report bug and where? I always have pain to understand Xorg
> organization.

There's no need to - see #900717.

According to [1], the following xorg.conf should help with the issue:

Section "Device"
    Driver     "modesetting"
	Option     "PageFlip" "false"


[1] https://lists.debian.org/debian-user/2018/07/msg01087.html