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FS#62027 - [gdm] 3.32.0 breaks animation transition to shell

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Dmitry (Elnee) - Saturday, 16 March 2019, 10:14 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Unconfirmed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 1
Private No

Details

Description:

After entering password you should see grey background and then after some moments appears shell with zooming animation. But in my case after entering password I see grey background only on one of my monitors (I have two) and it has wrong size (centered grey square). After a moment shell appears. It is interesting that if I try create new user it works as should be.

Steps to reproduce:

Upgrade to 3.32. Login.
Can't be reproduced with new user.
This task depends upon

Comment by Michael Laß (Bevan) - Saturday, 16 March 2019, 10:33 GMT
I also experience the effect you describe but already for quite some time now. Therefore, I don't think it's a bug in gnome 3.32. It has never bothered me enough to debug it but it could be caused by a different monitor setup for gdm (/var/lib/gdm/.config/monitors.xml) and your user (~/.config/monitors.xml).
Comment by Dmitry (Elnee) - Saturday, 16 March 2019, 10:50 GMT
Thanks for answer. I have not "monitors.xml" in /var/lib/gdm/.config/
Comment by Dmitry (Elnee) - Saturday, 16 March 2019, 10:59 GMT
After unplagged second monitor animation works ok.
But now I can't join displays. Maybe something wrong with gnome-control-center.
Gif explains better.

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