after reboot, framebuffer of previous boot appears on screen

Bug #1070283 reported by Alex Chiang on 2012-10-23
This bug affects 7 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Alex Chiang

Bug Description

1) boot machine to GUI
2) reboot machine
3) as the next graphical session starts, the desktop from the previous session flashes on the screen, and then disappears

This is cosmetically ugly, but more seriously could be a security/privacy leak.

Alex Chiang (achiang) on 2012-10-23
Changed in newark:
importance: Undecided → Medium
Chris Wayne (cwayne18) wrote :

Needs further testing

Changed in newark:
status: New → Incomplete
Alex Chiang (achiang) on 2012-11-05
information type: Proprietary → Public
no longer affects: newark
Matt Fischer (mfisch) on 2012-11-05
Changed in ubuntu-nexus7:
status: New → Confirmed
tags: added: mobile needs-upstream nexus7
Matt Fischer (mfisch) on 2012-11-05
Changed in ubuntu-nexus7:
importance: Undecided → High
Chris Wayne (cwayne18) wrote :

I have now successfully reproduced this, marking Confirmed.

Chris Wayne (cwayne18) wrote :

Duplicate of bug 667725

ApportVersion: 2.6.1-0ubuntu3
Architecture: armhf
 # This is a distribution channel descriptor
 # For more information see
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
Package: nvidia-tegra3 16.0-0ubuntu2 [origin: LP-PPA-ubuntu-nexus7]
PackageArchitecture: armhf
 PATH=(custom, no user)
Tags: quantal running-unity third-party-packages
Uname: Linux 3.1.10-6-nexus7 armv7l
UnreportableReason: This is not an official Ubuntu package. Please remove any third party package and try again.
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
UserGroups: adm cdrom dialout dip lpadmin nopasswdlogin plugdev sudo

tags: added: apport-collected quantal running-unity third-party-packages

apport information

tags: added: tegra3
removed: apport-collected needs-upstream quantal running-unity third-party-packages
Sean Feole (sfeole) wrote :

Still an issue with Raring, 13.04 will attach debug info for 13.04 and assign to Alex , tegra related

Sean Feole (sfeole) on 2012-12-10
Changed in ubuntu-nexus7:
assignee: nobody → Alex Chiang (achiang)
To post a comment you must log in.
This report contains Public information  Edit
Everyone can see this information.

Other bug subscribers