Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 183440
text from failed login attempt overlays text from timed login information.. making both texts unreadable
Last modified: 2013-03-05 22:45:03 EST
Description of problem:
text from failed login attempt overlays text from timed login information..
making both texts unreadable
when using the fedora gdm theme.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
always with fedora gdm theme
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Enabled automatic timed login... 30 seconds will do
2. get to the gdm login screen
3. fail a username/password authing
4. watch as failure text gets munched
garbly garbly goop
Text from autologin timer should not overlay text from failed login attempt.
attached will be screen shot of gdmflexiserver -n window showing the problem
Created attachment 125442 [details]
gdmflexiserver -n window showing garbled overlaid text
likely related to https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=180117
Related upstream bug: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=331706
this should be fixed now, the theme has been redone several times.