gdm crashes switching user. former "endless drumbeats" thread.
glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Wed Feb 3 06:36:01 UTC 2010
On 02/02/2010 09:57 PM, Vitorio Okio wrote:
> On Tue, 02 Feb 2010 19:28:37 -0800, NoOp wrote:
>> You might try searching through these to see if you can narrow down to a
>> similar bug/issue:
> Seems it is already reported:
> In my case it is a little more complex though, since it is either
> overlapping with Xorg-ati driver problem or it is caused by it. Who knows
> And I cannot use fglrx driver either, since it crashes gdm when using
> Switch User applet on my PC.
> Unfortunately the bug is assigned a Low priority. And for me it is a
> show stopper, since I share a desktop with another user. If they would
> not fix it in Lucid I'll have to look for another distro. :-(((
> I'm afraid the updates are not tested enough in LTS. The bugs of the kind
> should not slip in. For almost 2 years I've had a perfectly stable
> Thank you very much for the link.
The only consolation is: 1) you have company, 2) you've an relevant bug
report to connect to. Add to the bug report & perhaps the added
information that you provide will help escalate the issue.
Sorry & good luck.
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