FS#76570 - Mutter 43.1 causes artifacts when resizing windows in Budgie and some tiling extensions

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Campbell Jones (serebit) - Monday, 14 November 2022, 19:46 GMT
Last edited by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Thursday, 01 December 2022, 19:56 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Architecture x86_64
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 2
Private No



Mutter 43.1 introduced a regression that affects Budgie and some tiling extensions for GNOME Shell. Resizing windows in some situations causes severe artifacts. Reverting the offending commit fixes the issue. The issue on Budgie's bug tracker shows visual examples.

Additional info:
- Upstream bug report: https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gnome-shell/-/issues/6054
- Offending upstream commit: https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/mutter/-/merge_requests/2667
- Report on Budgie's bug tracker: https://github.com/BuddiesOfBudgie/budgie-desktop/issues/217
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Closed by  Toolybird (Toolybird)
Thursday, 01 December 2022, 19:56 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  mutter 43.1+r2+g6a962803e-2
Comment by Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig) - Wednesday, 30 November 2022, 22:01 GMT
Should be fixed in mutter 43.1+r2+g6a962803e-2 (in [testing]). Please test.