Bug 478678 - Brightness control with <Fn>+Up/Down work but block the gnome-panel
Brightness control with <Fn>+Up/Down work but block the gnome-panel
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-panel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-01-03 06:48 EST by Mistral
Modified: 2009-12-18 02:28 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-12-18 02:28:20 EST
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2009-01-03 06:50 EST, Mistral
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Description Mistral 2009-01-03 06:48:03 EST
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; fr; rv: Gecko/2008121622 Fedora/3.0.5-1.fc10 Firefox/3.0.5

When pressing <Fn>+Up/Down for change screen brightness, the brightness change but block the gnome-panel.
A process hald-addon-dell use between 12 and 18% CPU.
We can't get focus of any windows. Moving window uses 50-70% CPU with the Xorg process
"killall gnome-panel" in TTY is a solution
No problem with the brightness-applet...

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Press <Fn>+Up/Down for change brightness
2. Try to click on a window for get focus and try to write something...
Actual Results:  
*Gnone-panel blocked
*A process hald-addon-dell use between 12 and 18% CPU.
*We can't get focus of any windows. 
*Moving window uses 50-70% CPU (Xorg process)

Laptop : 
Dell Inspiron 8600
Nvidia GeForce 5200Go -- Propriatary driver
Comment 1 Mistral 2009-01-03 06:50:20 EST
Created attachment 328104 [details]
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