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Bug 1511514 - External monitor shuts off when laptop lid closes under wayland
Summary: External monitor shuts off when laptop lid closes under wayland
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: mutter
Version: 7.5
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Florian Müllner
QA Contact: Desktop QE
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2017-11-09 13:48 UTC by Tomas Pelka
Modified: 2018-05-17 14:39 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: mutter-3.26.2-7.el7
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Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2018-04-10 13:07:25 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

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System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
GNOME Bugzilla 788915 None None None 2017-11-09 13:49:25 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2018:0770 None None None 2018-04-10 13:08:27 UTC

Description Tomas Pelka 2017-11-09 13:48:33 UTC
Description of problem:
control-center display user experience is very bad if you have laptop with two or more attached external displays. Displays layout can't be adjusted when lid is closed.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. have at least two displays attached 
2. close the lid
3. try to change displays position on control-center

Actual results:
Very hard to do it

Expected results:
Should be smooth as with old control-center

Additional info:

Comment 1 Tomas Pelka 2017-11-22 14:38:34 UTC
Sorry for mixing this bz with g-c-c, this is not related to what I described in description of this bz. Please take it as downstream clone of

Comment 2 Florian Müllner 2018-02-01 22:18:08 UTC
The issue has been fixed upstream, so it's easy enough to include; marking as dev-ack.

Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2018-04-10 13:07:25 UTC
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.

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