Switching accounts requires password twice if account already active.

Bug #1297771 reported by Akiva on 2014-03-26
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
compiz (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

To reproduce:

1: Login to your main account.
2: Switch user to guest session [without logging out].
3: Switch user back to main account.

4: Prompt: Password to log back in.
5: Prompt: Password to unlock screen.

Additional note: Step 5 happens regardless of whether "Lock" is deactivated in "Brightness & Lock"

Suggested by ActionParsnip https://launchpad.net/~andrew-woodhead666 to file as bug.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in ubuntu:
status: New → Confirmed

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tags: added: bot-comment
affects: ubuntu → compiz (Ubuntu)
Thomas Krüger (thkrueger) wrote :

I can confirm the bug on my system it is related to a compiz crash. A crash report is attached but I had to mangle it a bit to remove the >300MB of coredump.

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