Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 680745
[NV86] fast user switching does not work
Last modified: 2012-08-07 11:33:06 EDT
Description of problem:
Fast User Switching does not work. After clicking other user name in GDM plain background (wallpaper) is being displayed for couple of seconds, and then I'm back to my primary user desktop.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
F15 Alpha live image: gfx_test_week_20110221_x86-64.iso
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Make sure you have 2 users in the system (with passwords assigned)
2. Click user name in the top panel and choose 'Switch User'
3. In the GDM menu choose another user (not the one you currently are logged in)
After couple of seconds Desktop of primary user is displayed.
Desktop of second user is displayed.
Can you post /var/log/messages and any /var/log/Xorg*.log files from after this has failed.
Created attachment 481452 [details]
Xorg.0.log just after fast user switch attempt
Created attachment 481453 [details]
Created attachment 481454 [details]
Created attachment 481455 [details]
All requested files provided + /var/log/gdm contents
The Fast User Switch attempt was made at 21:04:xx, just before the logs were collected.
This cause of this issue looks the same as the "window resize makes X crash" bug,
can you update to http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=232757 (kernel-2.6.38-0.rc8.git0.2.fc15) and retry?
I plan upgrading my nouveau box to F15 this week. I'll try this kernel ASAP.
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