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Description of problem:
I was closing a few extra windows on my Gnome session. When I exited
Gnome terminal, my screen went black and my keyboard and mouse no
longer worked. SSH was still available, so I filed this bug while the
system was still running.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
I don't know how to reproduce this. I had the same symptoms last
night too, but I thought it was my screensaver failing to recover.
That is, I went away from the computer for a while and when I came
back everything was black and the keyboard and mouse wouldn't revive
Actual Results: Black screen, unresponsive keyboard and mouse.
Expected Results: Continued flawless graphical environment.
Additional info: I'm hoping to attach XFree86.0.log as soon as I
commit this bug.
Created attachment 98813 [details]
This bug is a duplicate of bug 118697
Both bugs end in SEGV, but on different hardware. It's possible
they're related, but there's not enough info yet to conclude they're
Can you try disabling selinux and exec-shield, by:
- booting with selinux=0
- echo 0 > /proc/sys/kernel/exec-shield
Does the crash still happen after this?
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 118697 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.