[CentOS] Re: Total lockup caused by Shift-{print screen}

Robert Nichols rnicholsNOSPAM at comcast.net
Thu Jul 10 00:31:32 UTC 2008

Robert Nichols wrote:
> I just had the misfortune to press Shift-{print screen} accidentally
> while in a Gnome desktop, and the result was a completely unresponsive
> system where the only recovery was a power switch initiated shutdown.
> Further investigation shows the runaway creation of gnome-screenshot
> processes.
> System is CentOS 5.2 fully updated on an Intel i686.
> Suggestions about what component should receive the bugzilla report
> are welcome.

I've opened bugzilla report #0002971 against metacity, since that appears
to be what interprets the {print screen} key.

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