[Discuss] where to get help with gnome 3 freezing / crashing on fedora 22, external monitor + minidp + intel 5500 graphics

Adam Tauno Williams awilliam at whitemice.org
Thu Jul 16 13:09:43 UTC 2015

On Thu, 2015-07-16 at 00:18 -0500, Rob Dux wrote:
> fedora 22 on dell xps13 is pretty slick, however upgrading to latest
> packages and kernel seems to have caused stability issues with with
> external monitors. our setup is dual 27" monitors daisy chained,
> single input via miniDP. hot plugging (docking and undocking)
> sometimes freezes and cannot drop to tty or just crashes gnome shell
> forcing a hard reset.
> do I post on https://ask.fedoraproject.org/en/questions/ or directly
> to a gnome 3 mailing list? I've reviewed the logs and it seems like a
> bug directly related to gnome 3 but I am not sure where to address 
> the
> issue. can someone point me in the right direction? not sure which
> list is appropriate out of the many:
> https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/

I would guess a hard-lock issue would be underlying GNOME, and I would
go to the distribution first.

However, what I would do in real life is just ask both places, and
anywhere else, that seemed appropriate.

Adam Tauno Williams <mailto:awilliam at whitemice.org> GPG D95ED383
Systems Administrator, Python Developer, LPI / NCLA

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