|Summary:||[NV67] fast switch user was not working|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||bodhi.zazen <bodhi.zazen>|
|Component:||xorg-x11-drv-nouveau||Assignee:||Ben Skeggs <bskeggs>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||16||CC:||airlied, ajax, bodhi.zazen, bruce, bskeggs, mcepl, pschindl, satellitgo, tadej.j, tflink|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
|Doc Text:||Story Points:||---|
|Last Closed:||2013-02-13 12:42:45 UTC||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description bodhi.zazen 2011-09-05 04:23:41 UTC
Description of problem: nouveau test day Fast switch user was not working Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): How reproducible: Left click user name at top right -> Switch User Steps to Reproduce: 1. Make an additional user 2. Left click user name in top right corner 3. Click switch user in the sub menu Actual results: Screen flickers and returns to the current logged in user, same if logged in as live user or the new user Autologin for live user was turned off Expected results: Menu of users -> select alternate user -> log in as new user -> switch between login sessions. Additional info: Nouveau test day (early)
Comment 1 Matěj Cepl 2011-09-05 14:36:42 UTC
Thanks for the bug report. We have reviewed the information you have provided above, and there is some additional information we require that will be helpful in our diagnosis of this issue. Please add drm.debug=0x04 to the kernel command line, restart computer, and attach * your X server config file (/etc/X11/xorg.conf, if available), * X server log file (/var/log/Xorg.*.log*; check with grep Backtrace /var/log/Xorg* which logs might be the most interesting ones, send us at least Xorg.0.log) * output of the dmesg command, and * please, don't forget, also system log (/var/log/messages) to the bug report as individual uncompressed file attachments using the bugzilla file attachment link above. We will review this issue again once you've had a chance to attach this information. Thanks in advance.
Comment 2 bodhi.zazen 2011-09-05 16:52:12 UTC
Thank you. 1. There is no xorg.conf with nouveau, or at least I am not using one. 2. grep Backtrace /var/log/Xorg.0.log -> nothing 3. Attached Xorg.0.log , Xorg.0.log.old , dmesg , and /var/log/messages
Comment 7 Tim Flink 2011-09-06 16:05:49 UTC
I also hit this using the F16 nouveau test day x86_64 live image  made into a live usb.  http://adamwill.fedorapeople.org/graphics_test_week_20110905/graphics_test_week-20110905-x64.iso
Comment 8 Tadej Janež 2011-09-07 20:58:44 UTC
Same here on a F16 radeon test day with the xorg-x11-drv-ati driver and a RV635 chip.
Comment 9 Petr Schindler 2011-09-19 13:53:48 UTC
I have same problem, but after clicking on switch user my screen goes black and then desktop is shown again and it freezes (I can only move with cursor but nothing else). The same happens when I try to lock the screen (with shortcut and also with user menu option in upper right corner).
Comment 10 Fedora End Of Life 2013-01-16 12:26:09 UTC
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Comment 11 Tadej Janež 2013-02-13 10:31:51 UTC
I don't see this problem with F-17 anymore.
Comment 12 Fedora End Of Life 2013-02-13 12:42:51 UTC
Fedora 16 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2013-02-12. Fedora 16 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug. If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version. Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.