Description of problem: nouveau test day Fast switch user was not working
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
How reproducible: Left click user name at top right -> Switch User
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Make an additional user
2. Left click user name in top right corner
3. Click switch user in the sub menu
Screen flickers and returns to the current logged in user, same if logged in as live user or the new user
Autologin for live user was turned off
Menu of users -> select alternate user -> log in as new user -> switch between login sessions.
Additional info: Nouveau test day (early)
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Please add drm.debug=0x04 to the kernel command line, restart computer, and attach
* your X server config file (/etc/X11/xorg.conf, if available),
* X server log file (/var/log/Xorg.*.log*; check with grep Backtrace /var/log/Xorg* which logs might be the most interesting ones, send us at least Xorg.0.log)
* output of the dmesg command, and
* please, don't forget, also system log (/var/log/messages)
to the bug report as individual uncompressed file attachments using the bugzilla file attachment link above.
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1. There is no xorg.conf with nouveau, or at least I am not using one.
2. grep Backtrace /var/log/Xorg.0.log -> nothing
3. Attached Xorg.0.log , Xorg.0.log.old , dmesg , and /var/log/messages
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I also hit this using the F16 nouveau test day x86_64 live image  made into a live usb.
Same here on a F16 radeon test day with the xorg-x11-drv-ati driver and a RV635 chip.
I have same problem, but after clicking on switch user my screen goes black and then desktop is shown again and it freezes (I can only move with cursor but nothing else).
The same happens when I try to lock the screen (with shortcut and also with user menu option in upper right corner).
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I don't see this problem with F-17 anymore.
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