Description of problem:
GNOME Shell on Wayland doesn't detect proper driver for Intel Iris 540 graphics and falls back to llvmpipe.
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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Log into live environment for Fedora 28 4-07 nightly.
2. Go to Settings application and Details. Graphics are listed as "Unknown". Open a terminal and use glxinfo and the OpenGL vendor will be listed as VMWare and the driver will be llvmpipe.
The Wayland session has incorrectly fallen back to llvmpipe instead of the correct Intel driver.
The Intel graphics driver should have been loaded.
If I log into the GNOME on Xorg session, GNOME correctly recognizes my graphics chip as an Iris 540 and glxinfo returns Intel Open Source Technology Center as the vendor string and Mesa DRI Intel(R) Iris Graphics 540 (Skylake GT3e) as the renderer string.
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