Bug 1274310 - Duplicate session in gnome without actions by user
Duplicate session in gnome without actions by user
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gdm (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
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Reported: 2015-10-22 09:15 EDT by Sergio Ocon
Modified: 2016-12-20 10:06 EST (History)
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Description Sergio Ocon 2015-10-22 09:15:44 EDT
Description of problem:
One I try to log in into my locked account, I get a second session, not the original one. All programs are still running in the background, but I can't see them in the gnome session

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fedora 23 Beta

How reproducible:
I can't force it. Sometimes it happens, most don't. I believe it happens when I leave the session open for long (i.e. lunch, a meeting)

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open a session
2. Lock it 
3. Leave as is
4. Unlock it

Actual results:
gnome-session is empty. in a terminal, ps aux discovers all programs in the backgorund

Expected results:
I log in to my session

Additional info:
Just now, when it happened, I discovered that I was logged in in session 1, and session 2 was still open, switching to session 2 discovered all my apps running. WHen I logged out of this second session, the laptop froze.
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