Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 452653
Metacity crashes when using the numeric keypad
Last modified: 2014-06-18 05:10:24 EDT
Description of problem:
If I use the numeric keypad on this system, metacity crashes. Additionally
bug-buddy is started, but can not draw the window on the screen because of the
crashed window manager.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Always (here). Machine at home just ignores key presses on the numeric keypad
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install F9
2. Log into Gnome
3. Try to enter a number using the numeric keypad
Metacity crashes, Bug-buddy is started, no interaction with any X application
Of course typing anything on the keyboard should let the window manager be alive.
I've attached a minidump, which I copied out of the tmp directory via ssh
Created attachment 310127 [details]
Metacity crash dump
Created attachment 310255 [details]
xev output during crash
Today I used xev to capture the events while the crash happens.
Remarkable (for me): the value of same_screen and the coordinates. I have not
moved the mouse in any way, so the coordinates should be stay the same.
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