Bug 82968 - gdm shutdown option does not always shutdown
Summary: gdm shutdown option does not always shutdown
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gdm
Version: 7.3
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Havoc Pennington
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-01-29 03:08 UTC by Kevin Range
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:50 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2003-02-18 18:00:45 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
gdm config file (2.72 KB, text/plain)
2003-01-29 03:09 UTC, Kevin Range
no flags Details

Description Kevin Range 2003-01-29 03:08:13 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20021003

Description of problem:
Apparently under ceratin configurations the gdm System->Halt option does not
work cleanly.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Enable a second screen on vt8 in gdm.conf
2.Try to power-off with System->Shutdown
4.Ctrl-Alt-F[0-7] once or twice and the things will work

Actual Results:  Step 4 is apparently required beofre shutdown, which seems

Expected Results:  Power-off

Additional info:

Comment 1 Kevin Range 2003-01-29 03:09:29 UTC
Created attachment 89673 [details]
gdm config file

This is probably overkill, but here is my gdm.conf file.

Comment 2 Havoc Pennington 2003-02-03 20:09:00 UTC
I would guess this is fixed in 8.0

Comment 3 Kevin Range 2003-02-03 21:00:03 UTC
I guess I will just have to check it out when I upgrade to 8.x in a couple of

Comment 4 Havoc Pennington 2003-02-18 18:00:45 UTC
Confirmed to work in latest

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