Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1135720
sugar-runner fails to start sugar-desktop in installed x86_64 Workstation f21 Alpha TC5
Last modified: 2015-11-04 09:47:20 EST
Description of problem:
sugar-runner fails to start sugar-desktop in Workstation f21 Alpha TC5
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Install workstation in VirtualBox; in terminal yum install #sugar-desktop sugar-runner
Click on sugar icon in workstation; get black screen and cannot exit.
Reboot:Select sugar from gdm; sugar-desktop runs normally.
Steps to Reproduce:
get black screen and cannot exit.
With more testing it seems to run OK from the command line if you
specify a resolution eg "sugar-runner --resolution 1024x768" so I'm
not sure the issue with full screen
Proposed as a Freeze Exception for 21-final by Fedora user satellit using the blocker tracking app because:
fix for running sugar-runner in f21 workstation
sugar freezes in workstation without this edit to the .desktop file
Change desktop file in /usr/share/applications/sugar-runner.desktop
add --resolution 1024x768
Discussed in 2014-11-19 blocker review meeting. As long this is just a simple desktop file change, it's not risky for Fedora products, and thus accepted.
21 is done, cleaning blocker/FE process metadata.
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