Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 982722
HDMI disconnect not detected
Last modified: 2015-02-17 11:01:25 EST
Description of problem:
When I connect an HDMI monitor to my laptop the dual monitor configuration lingers even after I disconnect the HDMI cable.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fedora 19 64 bit
Intel core i5, 3rd gen -- no external graphics card.
Everytime you disconnect the external HDMI
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Turn on Laptop
3. Connect to HDMI monitor
4*. Open "Displays"
5*. Configure Dual Displays single monitor
6*. Close "Displays" (very important -- you might actually need to close all of gnome-settings)
7. Use the dual monitors single monitor
8. Disconnect the HDMI cable from your laptop
9. The laptop still things that dual monitors exist
10. You can reset the configuration by opening "Displays" (use keyboard to do that) and it will automatically change your configuration back to single monitor.
4-6 are not necessary once you have configured dual monitors before.
Dual monitor configuration lingers and gnome-shell thinks there are 2 monitors present.
The gnome-shell should revert to using a single monitor automatically just as it does in step 10.
Sorry, I don't exactly know who to report this to.
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