Bug 1197415 - Live Workstation (Alpha TC7) install media hangs at Starting GNOME Display Manager
Summary: Live Workstation (Alpha TC7) install media hangs at Starting GNOME Display Ma...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gdm
Version: 22
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2015-03-01 02:45 UTC by Chris Murphy
Modified: 2016-07-19 12:54 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2016-07-19 12:54:16 UTC
Type: Bug

Attachments (Terms of Use)
journal (507.25 KB, text/plain)
2015-03-01 02:56 UTC, Chris Murphy
no flags Details
journal-vbox-drmdebug (188.18 KB, text/plain)
2015-03-01 03:31 UTC, Chris Murphy
no flags Details

Description Chris Murphy 2015-03-01 02:45:05 UTC
Description of problem: When booting Fedora-Live-Workstation-x86_64-22_Alpha-TC7.iso from a USB stick, boot process hangs at Starting GNOME Display Manager.

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

How reproducible:
Always, unless nomodeset is used.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot system

Actual results:

Console gets to Starting GNOME Display Manager, then hang. I am able to switch to tty2 and capture the journal.

Expected results:

Should get to GNOME.

Additional info:

[   87.191953] localhost /usr/libexec/gdm-x-session[1793]: (II) systemd-logind: got fd for /dev/dri/card1 226:1 fd 9 paused 1
[   87.192170] localhost /usr/libexec/gdm-x-session[1793]: (EE) Error systemd-logind returned paused fd for drm node

[   98.312651] localhost /usr/libexec/gdm-x-session[1793]: Xorg: privates.c:385: dixRegisterPrivateKey: Assertion `!global_keys[type].created' failed.
[   98.314752] localhost /usr/libexec/gdm-x-session[1793]: Unable to run X server

Comment 1 Chris Murphy 2015-03-01 02:56:46 UTC
Created attachment 996691 [details]


Comment 2 Chris Murphy 2015-03-01 02:57:29 UTC

Comment 3 Chris Murphy 2015-03-01 02:58:24 UTC
AMD Radeon HD 6750M

Comment 4 Chris Murphy 2015-03-01 03:31:10 UTC
Created attachment 996692 [details]

This might be an unrelated goose chase, but the same hang starting gnome also happens in a VirtualBox VM. But the gdm-x-session errors are different.

Comment 5 Chris Murphy 2015-03-01 04:57:37 UTC
Could be a dup of 1197224.

Comment 6 Fedora End Of Life 2016-07-19 12:54:16 UTC
Fedora 22 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2016-07-19. Fedora 22 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.

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