Bug 1415412 - gnome-shell + external display crashes on returning from screen lock
Summary: gnome-shell + external display crashes on returning from screen lock
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-shell
Version: 25
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Owen Taylor
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2017-01-21 18:03 UTC by Ferdinand
Modified: 2017-12-12 10:48 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2017-12-12 10:48:53 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Ferdinand 2017-01-21 18:03:47 UTC
I use a T460s Notebook together with an external display connected via display port. When I try to unlock the session (previously locked with super-L), gnome-shell freezes, the session crashes and I am returned to the login screen.
I use Gnome + Wayland.


Steps to Reproduce:
1. connect external display
2. lock session with super-L
3. unlock session

Actual results:
gnome-shell crashes, I am returned to a new login screen.

Expected results:
I am returned to my session.

Additional info:

This does not happen all the time, but I've had it once or twice a day since the last patches to GTK3. It's become annoying enough that I do not want to lock my screen anymore.

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