Bug 523060 - Can't log into a graphical desktop anymore after recent updates by Yum
Summary: Can't log into a graphical desktop anymore after recent updates by Yum
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 518748
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11
Version: 11
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: jmccann
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2009-09-13 19:45 UTC by Gerard Fernandes
Modified: 2018-04-11 18:25 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-09-15 15:32:00 UTC
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Description Gerard Fernandes 2009-09-13 19:45:08 UTC
Description of problem: Can't log into a graphical desktop anymore after recent updates to system.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): up-to-date Fedora-11 system with Gnome DE updated as of today.

How reproducible: always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Power on
2. Login
3. Flickers, blanks out, back to login screen.
Actual results: Dumped back to login screen

Expected results: Successful login to my desktop

Additional info:

Comment 1 Sergey Rudchenko 2009-09-15 08:02:53 UTC
Thank you for taking the time to report this bug. Unfortunately, we do not understand the problem you are having. If you have time and can still reproduce the bug, please attach the /var/log/messages file so we can diagnose the problem.

Thank you.


Fedora Bugzappers volunteer triage team

Comment 2 Gerard Fernandes 2009-09-15 09:31:46 UTC
Apparently I'm not the only one:


Comment 3 Gerard Fernandes 2009-09-15 10:03:02 UTC
As mentioned in the thread linked above, this is a regression in the latest Xorg server. A downgrade to the previous version results in a working desktop again. Changed component to X-server.

Comment 4 Matěj Cepl 2009-09-15 15:32:00 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 518748 ***

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