Bug 596816 - Using screensaver, or changing screensaver causes GDM to restart
Using screensaver, or changing screensaver causes GDM to restart
Status: CLOSED WORKSFORME
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-screensaver (Show other bugs)
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i686 Linux
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Assigned To: jmccann
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Reported: 2010-05-27 11:01 EDT by Nathan Crubel
Modified: 2015-01-14 18:25 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2011-04-07 13:08:53 EDT
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Description Nathan Crubel 2010-05-27 11:01:02 EDT
Description of problem:  When Locking screen or trying to change screensaver, GDM crashes.


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


How reproducible:
Go into gnome-screensaver-preferences and try to change saver, or
Lock screen for screensaver to start, try to log back in. 

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Change screensaver or gdm
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3.
  
Actual results:
GDM restarts

Expected results:
Able to change without GDM restarting.

Additional info:
This is from preupgrade install from Fedora 12 to Fedora 13.
Comment 1 Nathan Crubel 2010-05-27 11:07:18 EDT
Backtrace:
0: /usr/bin/Xorg (xorg_backtrace+0x3c) [0x80e51dc]
1: /usr/bin/Xorg (0x8047000+0x5e176) [0x80a5176]
2: (vdso) (__kernel_rt_sigreturn+0x0) [0x44c40c]
3: /usr/bin/Xorg (miDoCopy+0x2e) [0x8198c2e]
4: /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/intel_drv.so (0x843000+0x39bd9) [0x87cbd9]
5: /usr/bin/Xorg (0x8047000+0xd6b14) [0x811db14]
6: /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/intel_drv.so (0x843000+0x35797) [0x878797]
7: /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/intel_drv.so (0x843000+0x3649b) [0x87949b]
8: /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/intel_drv.so (0x843000+0x30793) [0x873793]
9: /usr/lib/libdrm.so.2 (drmHandleEvent+0xf1) [0x36b5921]
10: /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/intel_drv.so (0x843000+0x306cf) [0x8736cf]
11: /usr/bin/Xorg (WakeupHandler+0x52) [0x80734b2]
12: /usr/bin/Xorg (WaitForSomething+0x1a2) [0x809f4a2]
13: /usr/bin/Xorg (0x8047000+0x26c70) [0x806dc70]
14: /usr/bin/Xorg (0x8047000+0x1b675) [0x8062675]
15: /lib/libc.so.6 (__libc_start_main+0xe6) [0x931cc6]
16: /usr/bin/Xorg (0x8047000+0x1b261) [0x8062261]
Segmentation fault at address 0x90

Fatal server error:
Caught signal 11 (Segmentation fault). Server aborting
Comment 2 Nathan Crubel 2010-05-27 15:20:42 EDT
Looks to be video related and glx screen savers.  Removeing glx based screen savers, screensaver does not cause gdm to crash.
Comment 3 Nathan Crubel 2010-05-27 15:23:24 EDT
Video Card info.  

00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Mobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 0c)
00:02.1 Display controller: Intel Corporation Mobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 0c)
Comment 4 Nathan Crubel 2011-04-07 13:08:53 EDT
This is not a issue anymore.

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