Bug#812555: gnome-session-flashback (temporary) black screen

Alberts Muktupāvels alberts.muktupavels at gmail.com
Wed Jan 27 01:43:49 UTC 2016

On Wed, Jan 27, 2016 at 3:33 AM, Massimo Martelli <hiroghkk at gmail.com>

> Looks like you were half right about accessibility.
> From the logs I found out this:
> gnome-session-binary[4732]: WARNING: Application 'at-spi-dbus-
> bus.desktop' failed to register before timeout
> appearing right after the black screen. Anyway I do have accessibility
> disabled (triple-checked) and it's weird that other gnome sessions work

It would be nice to understand why it was autostarted even if it was

> fine. What's even weirder is that it looks like my at-spi-dbus-
> bus.desktop already has that line not commented so the patch is not
> needed.

What line commented out?

> For now, since I don't use it, I worked around the issue moving the at-
> spi-dbus-bus.desktop file out of the way. Thank you so much for your
> kind help, I guess I'll have to report to the gnome bugtracker for this
> issue :)

gnome-session should start it only if it is enabled:
AutostartCondition=GSETTINGS org.gnome.desktop.interface

Failed to register before timeout was fixed today (master):

and gnome-3-18 branch:

Alberts Muktupāvels
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