Display Settings will not save monitor arangement when running gnome

Bug #1312763 reported by mustangtyson on 2014-04-25
This bug affects 11 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
meta-gnome3 (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

To reproduce:
Ubuntu 14.04
3 monitors running on nouveau driver

Launch "Displays" and arange your monitors in a way other than the default order. Apply the changes. You will see that the setings are applied and everything works correctly.
Observe that the settings were not saved across reboots.

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tags: added: bot-comment
affects: ubuntu → meta-gnome3 (Ubuntu)
HaraldK (pifpafpuf) wrote :

May I say: me too. I am using a laptop with an additional monitor and I have to arrange the montitors after each login.

(It may be totally unrelated, but actually the screen display is flaky before I rearrange the monitors in that when moving a window, the background is not properly updated, instead remains of the window keep being displayed).

Can I help with any hardware info, software configuration?

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

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

Changed in meta-gnome3 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed

I've just reproduced this bug on Mint 18.1 running Mate.

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