Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1470306
Screenlock sometimes is not responsive
Last modified: 2018-05-03 03:58:17 EDT
Description of problem: When I try to resume my computer after the screen-lock has been activated, I am not allowed to type my password in. I need to switch users in order to get pass the screen lock. This problem is intermittent.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): Fedora 26
How reproducible: Unable to reproduce.
Steps to Reproduce:
Additional info: When it is not responding, there is no cursor in the box in order to type your password.
Ooh, this is an old issue and no one knows why this happens exactly.
See and read https://github.com/mate-desktop/mate-screensaver/issues/82
Personal i could only reproduce it if fprintd daemon is running, a year ago or so.
You can try to uninstall fprintd.
There are also other applications which can causes this, see links.
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