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Bug 1295029 - chat window never appears in wayland or XWayland sessions
Summary: chat window never appears in wayland or XWayland sessions
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 1288589
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: empathy
Version: 23
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Brian Pepple
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: WaylandRelated
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-01-01 04:23 UTC by smitna
Modified: 2016-02-10 16:34 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2016-02-10 16:34:57 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description smitna 2016-01-01 04:23:25 UTC
Description of problem:
See Summary.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Name        : empathy
Version     : 3.12.11
Release     : 1.fc23
Architecture: x86_64

Steps to Reproduce:
1)  Start Empathy from any one of the following sessions:

1.1)  GNOME/Wayland session
1.2)  GNOME/Wayland session; invoke as follows:
$ env GDK_BACKEND=x11 empathy
1.3)  Weston session; invoke from weston-terminal as follows:
$ dbus-run-session -- env GDK_BACKEND=wayland empathy
1.4)  Weston session with module enabled; invoke from weston-terminal as follows:
$ dbus-run-session -- env GDK_BACKEND=x11 empathy

2)  Enable an account of type "Google Talk" or "People Nearby"

3)  Start a chat with any contact from an account enabled in #2; e.g. right-click contact from contact list and left-click "chat" from context menu.

Actual results:
Chat window never appears.

Additional info:
Works fine under GNOME/X11.

Comment 1 Rex Dieter 2016-02-10 16:34:57 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1288589 ***

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