Bug 845303 - gnome-settings-daemon uses 100 % of CPU
gnome-settings-daemon uses 100 % of CPU
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: gnome-settings-daemon (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
high Severity urgent
: beta
: 7.0
Assigned To: Rui Matos
Desktop QE
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Reported: 2012-08-02 11:21 EDT by Martin
Modified: 2017-07-03 11:05 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2014-06-13 09:16:58 EDT
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gnome-settings-daemon strace (94.75 KB, text/plain)
2012-08-02 11:21 EDT, Martin
no flags Details
gnome-settings-daemon gdb (12.25 KB, text/plain)
2012-08-02 11:23 EDT, Martin
no flags Details

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Description Martin 2012-08-02 11:21:35 EDT
Created attachment 601983 [details]
gnome-settings-daemon strace

Description of problem:
gnome-settings-daemon uses 100 % of CPU

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
0. Multihead setup?
1. Use Gnome Shell
2. Lock screen (repeatedly)
Actual results:
Lock becomes transparent, you can see desktop and windows on first display (but can't use them), also you can show unlock dialog on second display.
Numlock is flashing rapidly (10-20 Hz).
gnome-settings-daemon use 100 % CPU

Additional info:
probably same as: #811902

see attached strace and gdb logs.
Comment 1 Martin 2012-08-02 11:23:14 EDT
Created attachment 601984 [details]
gnome-settings-daemon gdb

link to #811902 bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=811902
Comment 2 Bastien Nocera 2012-10-15 12:24:27 EDT
The Fedora and the RHEL bugs are both missing debugging information to allow to reproduce this.

Please see the details requested at:
and post them here after reproducing the problem with a GNOME 3.6 based setup.
Comment 3 Bastien Nocera 2012-11-09 05:59:29 EST
Bug was fixed upstream, and now in F18 through gnome-settings-daemon-3.6.3-1.fc18
Comment 4 Martin 2013-01-23 12:40:29 EST
Seems fixed now.
Comment 5 Ludek Smid 2014-06-13 09:16:58 EDT
This request was resolved in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0.

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