Bug 1286353 - mouse cursor invisible for about 10 seconds after login to wayland
Summary: mouse cursor invisible for about 10 seconds after login to wayland
Status: CLOSED INSUFFICIENT_DATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-settings-daemon
Version: 23
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bastien Nocera
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: WaylandRelated
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2015-11-28 13:41 UTC by cornel panceac
Modified: 2016-06-13 12:56 UTC (History)
11 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2015-12-03 09:03:08 UTC


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Description cornel panceac 2015-11-28 13:41:31 UTC
Description of problem:
At first login to wayland, the mouse cursor is not visible for about 10 seconds. Then, it becomes visible.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
gnome-session-wayland-session-3.18.1.2-1.fc23.i686

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Comment 1 Kamil Páral 2015-11-30 10:23:25 UTC
This is usually a problem with gnome-settings-daemon being delayed because of something. Please supply system journal log when this happens and tell us the timestamp of when the cursor appears.

Comment 2 cornel panceac 2015-12-02 18:50:00 UTC
I can not reproduce this also :(
(tried only tonight. i'll try again at some other time.)

Comment 3 Kamil Páral 2015-12-03 09:03:08 UTC
OK, please reopen this and attach logs if this happens again.

Comment 4 cornel panceac 2016-06-13 11:20:27 UTC
I've switched back to Wayland after some time, and a few seconds after login the mouse cursor was stuck for a while (maybe 10 seconds). I'll check reproducibility. Maybe it's the same root cause.

Meanwhile, i wonder why i keep receiveing periodically emails about this closed ticket. ("Your outstanding requests ...")

Comment 5 Olivier Fourdan 2016-06-13 12:52:31 UTC
(In reply to cornel panceac from comment #4)
> I've switched back to Wayland after some time, and a few seconds after login
> the mouse cursor was stuck for a while (maybe 10 seconds). I'll check
> reproducibility. Maybe it's the same root cause.

Different things, the pointer is handled by the compositor in Wayland, ie mutter/gnome-shell, and if it gets busy doing something else (which is quite common at startup) the pointer may appear to remain stuck or lagging.

> Meanwhile, i wonder why i keep receiveing periodically emails about this
> closed ticket. ("Your outstanding requests ...")

Because you had a "needinfo" pending, that you've now cleared :)

Comment 6 cornel panceac 2016-06-13 12:56:07 UTC
Well, what i was thinking is that maybe the cursor was not invisible because it was not displayed, but because it was stuck in the "right" corner of the screen ...


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