Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1266961
web browser (google chome) isn't refreshing properly when navigating between tabs
Last modified: 2016-12-20 09:48:52 EST
Description of problem:
google chrome doesn't refresh properly when navigating between tabs.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open a gnome session and google chrome in full screen (do not use system title bars and borders).
2. Open several tabs and start switching from one to another.
3. You will notice after a while that the screen is not refreshing properly anymore.
Screen does not refresh/update properly.
Screen should always respond flawlessly.
Only happens in normal gnome-sessions. If we set a profile variable(export export CLUTTER_PAINT='disable-clipped-redraws:disable-culling) the issue stops.
The issue isn't seen in wayland sessions in gnome.
What graphics card / drivers?
00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 4th Gen Core Processor Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 06) (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])
DeviceName: Onboard IGD
Subsystem: Dell Device 05bd
Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 31
Memory at f5800000 (64-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=4M]
Memory at d0000000 (64-bit, prefetchable) [size=256M]
I/O ports at f000 [size=64]
Expansion ROM at <unassigned> [disabled]
Capabilities: <access denied>
Kernel driver in use: i915
Kernel modules: i915
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