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Bug 1353892 - arandr- XRandR 1.2/1.3 required.
Summary: arandr- XRandR 1.2/1.3...
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 1349006
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: arandr
Version: 24
Hardware: noarch
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Maros Zatko
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-07-08 11:03 UTC by Peter Ludikovsky
Modified: 2016-07-11 02:25 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-07-11 02:25:39 UTC

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Description Peter Ludikovsky 2016-07-08 11:03:19 UTC
Description of problem:
Starting arandr results in an exception:

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/arandr", line 42, in <module>
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/screenlayout/", line 318, in main
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/screenlayout/", line 157, in __init__
    self.widget = widget.ARandRWidget(display=randr_display, force_version=force_version)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/screenlayout/", line 48, in __init__
    self._xrandr = XRandR(display=display, force_version=force_version)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/screenlayout/", line 42, in __init__
    raise Exception("XRandR 1.2/1.3 required.")
Exception: XRandR 1.2/1.3 required.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. install arandr and xrandr
2. run arandr

Actual results:

Expected results:
Arandr starting

Additional info:
Tried to report it through abrt, but was added to bug #922336, which describes a similar issue for FC18.

Comment 1 Wei-Lun Chao 2016-07-11 02:25:39 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1349006 ***

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