Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 855534
Occasional Invisible Pointer nouveau welcome screen
Last modified: 2013-08-01 06:24:32 EDT
Description of problem:
3 times out of the last 40 daily system boots, the mouse pointer was invisible. Rebooting fixes the problem. Once out of the 3 occurrences I noticed that the mouse pointer was visible before the screen saver kicked in, but was invisible after the screen was restored. The other 2 occurrences I did not note whether the mouse pointer was visible before the screen saver kicked in.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Occurs approximately 8 times per 100 system boots.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot the system
2. Wait until screen saver kicks on.
3. Restore screen.
Occationally mouse pointer is invisible.
Mouse pointer is always visible on welcome / login screen.
The problem manifests on the gdm welcome / login screen. The relevant screen saver may not be gnome-screensaver?
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