Bug 680745

Summary: [NV86] fast user switching does not work
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Jaroslaw Gorny <jaroslaw.gorny>
Component: xorg-x11-drv-nouveauAssignee: Ben Skeggs <bskeggs>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Priority: unspecified    
Version: 15CC: airlied, ajax, bskeggs
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Hardware: x86_64   
OS: Linux   
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Xorg.0.log
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Xorg.1.log
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/var/log/messages
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/var/log/gdm contents none

Description Jaroslaw Gorny 2011-02-27 08:11:05 EST
Description of problem:
Fast User Switching does not work. After clicking other user name in GDM plain background (wallpaper) is being displayed for couple of seconds, and then I'm back to my primary user desktop.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

F15 Alpha live image: gfx_test_week_20110221_x86-64.iso

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Make sure you have 2 users in the system (with passwords assigned)
2. Click user name in the top panel and choose 'Switch User'
3. In the GDM menu choose another user (not the one you currently are logged in)
  
Actual results:
After couple of seconds Desktop of primary user is displayed.

Expected results:
Desktop of second user is displayed.


Additional info:
Smolt: http://www.smolts.org/client/show/pub_7ac3b9ad-6c68-4bfa-b514-33cf9a4dd8f3
Comment 1 Ben Skeggs 2011-02-27 17:52:18 EST
Can you post /var/log/messages and any /var/log/Xorg*.log files from after this has failed.

Thanks!
Comment 2 Jaroslaw Gorny 2011-02-28 16:30:18 EST
Created attachment 481452 [details]
Xorg.0.log

Xorg.0.log just after fast user switch attempt
Comment 3 Jaroslaw Gorny 2011-02-28 16:31:11 EST
Created attachment 481453 [details]
Xorg.1.log
Comment 4 Jaroslaw Gorny 2011-02-28 16:31:35 EST
Created attachment 481454 [details]
/var/log/messages
Comment 5 Jaroslaw Gorny 2011-02-28 16:32:05 EST
Created attachment 481455 [details]
/var/log/gdm contents
Comment 6 Jaroslaw Gorny 2011-02-28 16:33:26 EST
All requested files provided + /var/log/gdm contents
The Fast User Switch attempt was made at 21:04:xx, just before the logs were collected.
Comment 7 Ben Skeggs 2011-03-13 18:36:40 EDT
This cause of this issue looks the same as the "window resize makes X crash" bug,
can you update to http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=232757 (kernel-2.6.38-0.rc8.git0.2.fc15) and retry?
Comment 8 Jaroslaw Gorny 2011-03-14 05:57:43 EDT
I plan upgrading my nouveau box to F15 this week. I'll try this kernel ASAP.
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