kwin_x11 crashes immediately after starting kde session

Dwayne MacKinnon dmk at
Tue Jun 13 20:04:09 UTC 2017

I was just wondering if there's any update on this? I don't want to
upgrade my ports until this issue is settled.


On 06/06/2017 00:46, Tobias C. Berner wrote:
> Hi there
> Yes, unfortunately I can confirm that kwin also segfaults for me now
> -- I normally use the environment variable KDEWM and use an other WM,
> so I didn't notice the breakage before updating to kwin-5.10.0. I will
> investigate it as soon as I have time.
> mfg Tobias
> On 5 June 2017 at 22:14, Mark Dixon <mnd999 at> wrote:
>>> When starting a KDE session - and wow, it starts very fast - I see
>>> backgoundpicture and panel.
>>> But a few secconds later kwin crashes, restarts, crashes, restarts and
>>> so on, and then I get the offer to change to openbox because of this
>>> crashs.
>> Yes, I get exactly the same here, also nVidia. I've posted a stack trace a
>> couple of days ago.
>> Mark

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