java Keyboard stops working after a dialog is shown

Bug #1847184 reported by Martin Vysny
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Fix Released
mutter (Ubuntu)
Fix Released

Bug Description

On Ubuntu 19.10 + Gnome + Wayland, after a dialog (any dialog) is shown, the keyboard stops working in Intellij - the editor stops responding to keystrokes, global shortcuts like Ctrl+N stops working etc, until you alt-tab to another application and back to intellij.

The bug has been reported here to Intellij:

However, the bug was really present in

The fix is already in git:

Could you please upgrade Mutter to include fix for this issue? Thank you :) Have a nice day ;)

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 19.10
Package: mutter 3.34.0-3ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 5.3.0-13.14-generic 5.3.0
Uname: Linux 5.3.0-13-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: zfs zunicode zavl icp zcommon znvpair
ApportVersion: 2.20.11-0ubuntu7
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: ubuntu:GNOME
Date: Tue Oct 8 07:52:13 2019
InstallationDate: Installed on 2016-09-05 (1127 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu-Server 16.04.1 LTS "Xenial Xerus" - Release amd64 (20160719)
SourcePackage: mutter
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to eoan on 2019-09-26 (11 days ago)

Revision history for this message
Martin Vysny (vyzivus) wrote :
Changed in mutter (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → Triaged
tags: added: fixed-in-3.34.1 fixed-upstream
Changed in mutter:
status: Unknown → Fix Released
Revision history for this message
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package mutter - 3.34.1-1ubuntu1

mutter (3.34.1-1ubuntu1) eoan; urgency=medium

  * Merge with debian. Remaining changes:
    + debian/control:
      - Update VCS flags to point to launchpad
      - Update maintainer to ubuntu
    + debian/gbp.conf: update branch to point to ubuntu/master
    + debian/patches/x11-Add-support-for-fractional-scaling-using-Randr.patch:
      - X11: Add support for fractional scaling using Randr

mutter (3.34.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium

  * New upstream release
    + Fix focusing of Java applications (LP: #1847184)
    + Fix freeze of pointer event delivery on X11
    + Fix initial view perspective
    + Fix memory leak when using implicit animations
    + Fix _NET_ACTIVE_WINDOW emission
    + Fix numlock state for native backend (LP: #1845031)
    + Fix scaling of DND surface actors
    + Fix scaling of stylus input coordinates with HiDPI
    + Fix screenshots and window animations when scaled
    + Fix startup of X11 session services on wayland
    + kms: Predict state changes when processing update (LP: #1847044)
    + Optimize blitting of untransformed offscreen stage views
    + Re-enable coredumps when capabilities are set
  * Drop several upstream backports which are now applied
    - d/p/build-Compile-with-ffloat-store-on-x86-32-bit.patch
    - d/p/clutter-actor-Cancel-delayed-timelines-on-removal.patch
    - d/p/clutter-timeline-Don-t-emit-paused-signal-on-delayed-time.patch
    - d/p/clutter-timeline-Use-a-function-to-cancel-the-delay-timeo.patch
    - d/p/core-Split-x11-display-initialization-in-2-signals.patch
    - d/p/x11-Minor-refactor-of-input-focus-handling-code.patch
    - d/p/x11-Use-the-currently-focused-X-window-for-_NET_ACTIVE_WI.patch
  * rules: Skip tests when DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS=nocheck is set

mutter (3.34.0-4) unstable; urgency=medium

  * Team upload.
  * Upload to unstable.

 -- Iain Lane <email address hidden> Wed, 09 Oct 2019 12:18:44 +0100

Changed in mutter (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
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