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[Bug 1490543] Re: gsettings fails to set wallpaper


Would it be possible for you to test the latest upstream kernel? Refer
to https://wiki.ubuntu.com/KernelMainlineBuilds . Please test the latest
v4.2 kernel[0].

If this bug is fixed in the mainline kernel, please add the following
tag 'kernel-fixed-upstream'.

If the mainline kernel does not fix this bug, please add the tag:

Once testing of the upstream kernel is complete, please mark this bug as

Thanks in advance.

[0] http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.2-unstable/

** Changed in: linux (Ubuntu)
       Status: Confirmed => Incomplete

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  gsettings fails to set wallpaper

Status in linux package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  until recent updates,

  gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.background picture-uri

  reset wallpaper to the desired picture.  Most of the time Wily boots
  to a horizontally hashed wallpaper which used to be corrected by doing
  gsettings once or twice or three times, now I have to go to settings >
  wallpaper > to set the jpg several times until it clears up.

  Now gsettings fails, gets the original brown screen.  gsettings is
  broken failing to set the desired wallpaper.

  DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu Wily Werewolf (development branch)"
  Linux Lenovo2 4.1.0-3-generic #3-Ubuntu SMP Tue Jul 28 12:25:10 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
  model name	: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU     E8400  @ 3.00GHz
  model name	: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU     E8400  @ 3.00GHz
  00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 03)

  14.04-3 LTS runs perfectly, so does 14.10 and 15.04 up through

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 15.10
  Package: linux-image-4.1.0-3-generic 4.1.0-3.3 [modified: boot/vmlinuz-4.1.0-3-generic]
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.1.0-3.3-generic 4.1.3
  Uname: Linux 4.1.0-3-generic x86_64
  ApportVersion: 2.18-0ubuntu8
  Architecture: amd64
  CurrentDesktop: Unity
  Date: Mon Aug 31 08:16:04 2015
  InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-08-11 (19 days ago)
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 15.10 "Wily Werewolf" - Alpha amd64 (20150808)
  ProcKernelCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-4.1.0-3-generic root=UUID=ec35dce5-3920-4a9b-9de2-f3aab5aeba12 ro quiet splash vt.handoff=7
  SourcePackage: linux
  UdevLog: Error: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/var/log/udev'
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
  dmi.bios.date: 01/10/2011
  dmi.bios.vendor: LENOVO
  dmi.bios.version: 5CKT69AUS
  dmi.board.name: LENOVO
  dmi.chassis.vendor: LENOVO
  dmi.chassis.version: NONE
  dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnLENOVO:bvr5CKT69AUS:bd01/10/2011:svnLENOVO:pn6234A1U:pvrThinkCentreM58p:rvnLENOVO:rnLENOVO:rvrNONE:cvnLENOVO:ct3:cvrNONE:
  dmi.product.name: 6234A1U
  dmi.product.version: ThinkCentre M58p
  dmi.sys.vendor: LENOVO

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