Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 485630
gdm unusable after recent updates
Last modified: 2015-01-14 18:22:31 EST
Description of problem:
gdm now loads up with all three buttons disabled and just 'Other' for the login name/password selection. This is also disabled.
Console login works fine and it is possible to get an X session by Ctrl+Alt+2, console login and startx -- :2 but this is not really acceptable for novice users.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Name : gdm
Arch : x86_64
Epoch : 1
Version : 2.24.0
Release : 12.fc10
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot Fedora 10 with latest updates.
Unusable login screen.
Ability to enter password and login.
Authentication is NIS-based so 'Other' is expected. A disabled dialog is not.
I believe this is a duplicate of https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=485630. I believe it's a bad interaction between gdm and the intel xorg x11 driver.
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