Bug 323241 - Rotated screen issues
Summary: Rotated screen issues
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-server   
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Version: 7
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Adam Jackson
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-10-08 16:02 UTC by Luke Macken
Modified: 2018-04-11 09:50 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-06-17 02:36:24 UTC
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
xorg.conf (590 bytes, application/octet-stream)
2007-10-17 15:40 UTC, Luke Macken
no flags Details
xorg.conf (590 bytes, text/plain)
2007-10-17 15:41 UTC, Luke Macken
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Xorg.0.log (51.54 KB, text/plain)
2007-10-17 15:41 UTC, Luke Macken
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Description Luke Macken 2007-10-08 16:02:32 UTC
Description of problem:
After rotating my screen (by going to the Screen Resolution Preferences and
selecting the 'left' Rotation), X seems to be preventing my mouse from going
lower than a certain point in the screen (kind of close to the bottom, but not

I am also unable to hold down a key and have it repeatedly get typed, even with
the "Key presses repeat when key is held down" is enabled in my Keyboard

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Comment 1 Matěj Cepl 2007-10-09 16:12:35 UTC
Thanks for the bug report.  We have reviewed the information you have provided
above, and there is some additional information we require that will be helpful
in our diagnosis of this issue.

Please attach your X server config file (/etc/X11/xorg.conf) and X server log
file (/var/log/Xorg.*.log) to the bug report as individual uncompressed file
attachments using the bugzilla file attachment link below.

Could you please also try to run without any /etc/X11/xorg.conf whatsoever and
let X11 autodetect your display and video card? Attach to this bug
/var/log/Xorg.0.log from this attempt as well, please.

We will review this issue again once you've had a chance to attach this information.

Thanks in advance.

Comment 2 Luke Macken 2007-10-17 15:40:30 UTC
Created attachment 229951 [details]

Comment 3 Luke Macken 2007-10-17 15:41:32 UTC
Created attachment 229961 [details]

Comment 4 Luke Macken 2007-10-17 15:41:58 UTC
Created attachment 229971 [details]

Comment 5 Luke Macken 2007-10-17 15:42:44 UTC
When I remove my xorg.conf X starts with the "normal" screen orientation, and
the "Rotation" field in the Screen Resolution Preferences is disabled, so I
cannot test this issue without my default xorg.conf

Comment 6 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 14:39:51 UTC
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Comment 7 Bug Zapper 2008-06-17 02:36:22 UTC
Fedora 7 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on June 13, 2008. 
Fedora 7 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not 
receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we 
are closing this bug. 

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