Bug 985057 - tigervnc server module broken yet again
tigervnc server module broken yet again
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: tigervnc (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
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Reported: 2013-07-16 12:48 EDT by Jonathan Kamens
Modified: 2013-07-17 08:11 EDT (History)
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Description Jonathan Kamens 2013-07-16 12:48:08 EDT
[    57.836] (EE) Failed to load /usr/lib64/xorg/modules/extensions/libvnc.so: /usr/lib64/xorg/modules/extensions/libvnc.so: undefined symbol: key_is_down

I've lost count of how many times this module has been broken by updates.

When combined with bug 848943, which was filed almost a year ago but still has not been fixed, the two bugs together frequently render my system inaccessible remotely at exactly the times when I can't do anything about it, i.e., when I'm away from my desktop which is exactly why I need to access it remotely.

Can't anything to be done to prevent X server updates from being pushed that break tigervnc, or tigervnc updates from being pushed that are incompatible with the currently available X server?
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2013-07-17 05:21:13 EDT
You haven't included the n-v-r so I can't be sure, but I think you are looking at a test update which has been unpushed.

What does 'rpm -q tigervnc' say?
Comment 2 Jonathan Kamens 2013-07-17 08:11:05 EDT
It appears you are correct: yum distro-sync solved the problem.

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