Bug 1258957 - All the setup tools of all the input methods do not work on Gnome-Wayland even though they work fine on a regular Gnome session.
All the setup tools of all the input methods do not work on Gnome-Wayland eve...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: wayland (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Adam Jackson
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2015-09-01 11:21 EDT by Mike FABIAN
Modified: 2016-12-20 09:32 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-12-20 09:32:26 EST
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ibus-hangul-setup-fails-on-gnome-wayland.png (209.34 KB, image/png)
2015-09-01 11:24 EDT, Mike FABIAN
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Description Mike FABIAN 2015-09-01 11:21:52 EDT
I installed Fedora-Workstation-netinst-x86_64-23_Beta_TC1.iso in
qemu using the following qemu command line:

nice ionice -c 3 qemu-kvm -machine pc-i440fx-2.4 -enable-kvm -global qxl.ram_size=1x1024 -m 2048M -smp 2 -drive file=./Fedora-Workstation-netinst-x86_64-23_Beta_TC1.iso.qcow2,index=0,media=disk,cache=unsafe -localtime -serial file:/tmp/qemu-Fedora-Workstation-netinst-x86_64-23_Beta_TC1.iso.qcow2-output.log -name Fedora-Workstation-netinst-x86_64-23_Beta_TC1.iso.qcow2 -cdrom /local/mfabian/iso/Fedora-23-Beta_TC1/Fedora-Workstation-netinst-x86_64-23_Beta_TC1.iso -boot c -spice port=6002,disable-ticketing,streaming-video=off -vga qxl -display vnc=:6 -net nic -net user,hostname=Fedora-Workstation-netinst-x86_64-23_Beta_TC1.iso.qcow2,hostfwd=tcp::5562-:22 -monitor stdio -usb

Then I logged into Gnome-wayland and tried to use the setup tools
of the input methods.

*None* of them works on Gnome-wayland although *all* of them work
on a regular gnome session.

For example, when clicking on the ibus-hangul engine in the
list of input sources nad then on the cog-wheel below to start
the setup tool, one gest the error message:

     IBus daemon is not running.
     Hangul engine settings cannot be saved.

The setup tools of some other input sources show similar messages,
some show nothing at all, some crash.

For example, the setup tool of ibus-m17n crashes, see

Comment 1 Mike FABIAN 2015-09-01 11:24:02 EDT
Created attachment 1069067 [details]

Example screenshot showing the error dialog when clicking on the cog-wheel icon to start the setup tool of ibus-hangul.
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