F12 XFCE hanging

Sawrub luckysharma11 at gmail.com
Fri Nov 20 15:03:18 UTC 2009

On 11/20/2009 02:17 PM, birger wrote:
> On Fri, 2009-11-20 at 13:17 +0530, Saurabh Sharma wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> I installed F12 XFCE this morning using the USB boot.The system had
>> hung twice since then. The mouse pointer keeps rolling around the
>> screen but no click is possible and also the keyboard goes out..
>> Finally i have to hard reboot the system to recover.
>> Please help me out of this. I don't know what needs to be provided
>> along with this report, but I'm open to discussion.I can provide the
>> the system details if needed.
> I have seen something very similar once on regular F12 installed using
> preupgrade from F11. The system in question was an Acer Aspire One.
> The cursor moved around, but no reaction to mouse buttons. Arrow keys
> worked for scrolling the firefox session that happened to have input
> focus, and I could switch to text console and back. I just let it sit
> for a while, and then tried to click around some more, and suddenly it
> snapped loose again.
> This was before installing patches, so I decided to wait and see if it
> happens again before reporting it.
> If this is the same problem it would seem that KDE is not part of the
> equation. I have never seen the problem on my other 2 F12 systems. Just
> out of curiosity; You didn't have your input focus in firefox when this
> happened?
> None of my other 2 F12 systems have been installed using preupgrade. 1
> was installed from scratch as F12RC from CD and the other one was
> installed from scratch using the DVD (I think, not completely certain it
> wasn't a live CD). Was your system installed from scratch or upgraded?
> birger
Thanks for replying.

KMS was suggested at #fedora-india which didn't solved the issue so 
finally files a bug.with details.

Saurabh Sharma
Linux user number: 490644
Open your doors.......It's time to look beyond Windows

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