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[Bug 1731718] Re: screencast freezes


Thanks for your report. I can confirm the issue on Wayland (even if I
succeeded to use the feature once).

However, it's not a docs issue.

** Package changed: ubuntu-docs (Ubuntu) => gnome-shell (Ubuntu)

** Changed in: gnome-shell (Ubuntu)
       Status: New => Confirmed

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  screencast freezes

Status in gnome-shell package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  running ubuntu 17.10
  it was a fresh install, i didn't upgrade to 17.10
  not running in xorg

  Press Ctrl+Alt+Shift+R to start recording what is on your screen.

  A red circle is displayed in the top right corner of the screen when
  the recording is in progress.

  Once you have finished, press Ctrl+Alt+Shift+R again to stop the

  The video is automatically saved in your Videos folder in your home
  folder, with a file name that starts with Screencast and includes the
  date and time it was taken.

  i press ctrl+alt+shift+r, and nothing happens. no red dot appears. i press it again, everything freezes. music keeps playing. can't move mouse.
  gtx 1080, i5-8400
  i had chrome, sublime, some terminals, discord open
  had to reboot physically

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