Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 962045
Alt+tab crashes gnome-shell
Last modified: 2014-02-05 16:19:04 EST
Description of problem:
Gnome-shell hangs on Alt+Tab menu,this occurs frequently but not all the time. The Alt+Tab menu is still active and I can switch between open applications, but the menu itself won't disappear and crashes the gnome-shell (other applications cannot be started). Cannot restart gnome-shell through Alt+F2, as I'm not able to type 'r' on the run-command (keyboard won't work). I don't have any alt+tab gnome-shell extensions installed. I have AMD ATI Radeon 4xxx HD with Opensource Drivers. I switch to run-level 3 and get back to run-level 5 to restart gnome-shell.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 3.6.3
How reproducible: Frequently
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Press Alt + Tab
Alt+Tab menu won't disappear, preventing any applications to be launched or be interacted with (no keyboard interaction). Can view open applications, but the alt+tab menu won't disappear after choosing an application.
Alt+Tab menu should disappear after I choose an application and I should be able to launch new processes and interact with my applications.
Created attachment 747162 [details]
Snapshot of the problem
I'm able to switch between applications, but the alt-tab menu won't disappear and I'm not able to interact with any applications
Created attachment 747163 [details]
Snapshot of the problem 2
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