Bug 680745 - [NV86] fast user switching does not work
[NV86] fast user switching does not work
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-nouveau (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Ben Skeggs
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2011-02-27 08:11 EST by Jaroslaw Gorny
Modified: 2012-08-07 11:33 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Xorg.0.log (35.20 KB, text/plain)
2011-02-28 16:30 EST, Jaroslaw Gorny
no flags Details
Xorg.1.log (36.86 KB, text/plain)
2011-02-28 16:31 EST, Jaroslaw Gorny
no flags Details
/var/log/messages (316.61 KB, text/plain)
2011-02-28 16:31 EST, Jaroslaw Gorny
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/var/log/gdm contents (25.28 KB, application/x-gzip)
2011-02-28 16:32 EST, Jaroslaw Gorny
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Description Jaroslaw Gorny 2011-02-27 08:11:05 EST
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

How reproducible:

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)
Actual results:
After couple of seconds Desktop of primary user is displayed.

Expected results:
Desktop of second user is displayed.

Additional info:
Smolt: http://www.smolts.org/client/show/pub_7ac3b9ad-6c68-4bfa-b514-33cf9a4dd8f3
Comment 1 Ben Skeggs 2011-02-27 17:52:18 EST
Can you post /var/log/messages and any /var/log/Xorg*.log files from after this has failed.

Comment 2 Jaroslaw Gorny 2011-02-28 16:30:18 EST
Created attachment 481452 [details]

Xorg.0.log just after fast user switch attempt
Comment 3 Jaroslaw Gorny 2011-02-28 16:31:11 EST
Created attachment 481453 [details]
Comment 4 Jaroslaw Gorny 2011-02-28 16:31:35 EST
Created attachment 481454 [details]
Comment 5 Jaroslaw Gorny 2011-02-28 16:32:05 EST
Created attachment 481455 [details]
/var/log/gdm contents
Comment 6 Jaroslaw Gorny 2011-02-28 16:33:26 EST
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.
Comment 7 Ben Skeggs 2011-03-13 18:36:40 EDT
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?
Comment 8 Jaroslaw Gorny 2011-03-14 05:57:43 EDT
I plan upgrading my nouveau box to F15 this week. I'll try this kernel ASAP.
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