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Bug 1330824 - [spice-gtk] flickering GNOME on Wayland session in GNOME Boxes
Summary: [spice-gtk] flickering GNOME on Wayland session in GNOME Boxes
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 1266484
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: spice-gtk
Version: 24
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Marc-Andre Lureau
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-04-27 04:55 UTC by Joachim Frieben
Modified: 2016-09-04 18:49 UTC (History)
10 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2016-06-01 14:10:17 UTC
Type: Bug

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Patch that suppresses flicker in GNOME on Wayland sessions (deleted)
2016-04-27 04:55 UTC, Joachim Frieben
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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated 94950 0 None None None 2016-04-27 04:56:15 UTC

Description Joachim Frieben 2016-04-27 04:55:30 UTC
Created attachment 1151199 [details]
Patch that suppresses flicker in GNOME on Wayland sessions

Description of problem:
When runnning a recent Fedora version as GNOME on Wayland guest in GNOME Boxes, steady flicker which also affects mouse focus, renders Wayland sessions unusable. This issue was originally reported in bug 1266484 for Fedora 23 but the patch implemented in the latest Fedora 24 build does not fix the issue - at least for Fedora 24.
However, the original modification suggested in did suppress the flickering successfully and was attached as a patch for Fedora 24, see

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start GNOME on Wayland session.

Actual results:
Steady flicker renders the GNOME on Wayland session unusable.

Expected results:
GNOME on Wayland session behaves as expected.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Cole Robinson 2016-06-01 14:09:20 UTC
*** Bug 1266484 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 Cole Robinson 2016-06-01 14:10:17 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1266484 ***

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