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|Summary:||Disabling primary display when secondary is enabled blanks both of them|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Martin <mholec>|
|Component:||xorg-x11-drv-nouveau||Assignee:||Ben Skeggs <bskeggs>|
|Status:||CLOSED NEXTRELEASE||QA Contact:||Michal Domonkos <mdomonko>|
|Version:||18||CC:||airlied, ajax, awilliam, bskeggs, jreznik, mdomonko, rbergero, robatino, tflink, tpelka|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
|Doc Text:||Story Points:||---|
|Last Closed:||2014-01-02 10:58:55 EST||Type:||Bug|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description Martin 2012-10-01 08:46:50 EDT
Description of problem: Disabling primary display when secondary is enabled blanks both of them. Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): xorg-x11-drv-nouveau-1.0.1-6.fc18.x86_64 kernel-3.6.0-0.rc7.git0.1.fc18.x86_64 04:00.0 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation G98 [Quadro NVS 450] (rev a1) How reproducible: always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Boot machine. 2. Connect secondary monitor. 3. Enable secondary monitor and expand workspace to it. 4. Disable primary monitor.
Comment 1 Tim Flink 2012-11-30 15:52:14 EST
I don't see how this violates any of the F18 release criteria. If I'm misunderstanding something, please list the F18 release criterion (alpha, beta or final; links at the bottom of this comment) which this bug violates or at least a justification of why this bug should block the release of F18. http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_18_Alpha_Release_Criteria http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_18_Beta_Release_Criteria http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_18_Final_Release_Criteria -1 blocker unless I'm misunderstanding something here
Comment 2 Adam Williamson 2012-12-01 03:31:51 EST
ditto tflink, -1.
Comment 3 Jaroslav Reznik 2012-12-03 05:53:09 EST
-1 blocker, related to dual head setup and seems to be specific to user's HW.
Comment 4 Kevin Fenzi 2012-12-04 18:47:06 EST
Comment 5 Robyn Bergeron 2012-12-05 01:02:15 EST
Comment 6 Tim Flink 2012-12-05 10:25:15 EST
I count -5 blocker votes here, moving to rejected
Comment 7 Martin 2013-06-11 12:49:58 EDT
Michal, are you able to reproduce it on latest Fedora 18 or 19 using Quadro NVS 450?
Comment 8 Michal Domonkos 2013-06-24 12:52:08 EDT
I couldn't reproduce this issue. I booted up, connected a secondary monitor (at this point the desktop extended itself automatically), went to Settings->Displays, disabled the first monitor and ended up with only the secondary monitor powered on, as expected. So the bug is fixed (unless I did something in a different way). Versions: xorg-x11-drv-nouveau-1.0.7-1.fc19.x86_64 kernel-3.9.6-301.fc19.x86_64
Comment 9 Martin 2013-06-27 05:48:26 EDT
Could you test this also in KDE?
Comment 11 Michal Domonkos 2013-08-21 06:35:29 EDT
Just tested in KDE with the latest packages: kde-workspace-4.10.5-3.fc19.x86_64 xorg-x11-drv-nouveau-1.0.9-1.fc19.x86_64 kernel-3.10.7-200.fc19.x86_64 And there was no such issue when following the steps in Description.
Comment 12 Fedora End Of Life 2013-12-21 04:00:13 EST
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