Strange effects when changing system time

Andreas Müller schnitzeltony at
Tue Mar 12 10:15:36 CET 2013

On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 10:11 AM, Andreas Müller
<schnitzeltony at> wrote:
> Hi,
> I don't know if it is XFCE related but maybe somebody can help me
> here: Since it has no RTC backup (yet), my embedded device boots with
> system date 1st Jan 2000. After logging on to a XFCE session as root
> and calling
> timedatectl "YYYY-MM-DD hh:mm"
> earlier or later mouseclicks and all keyboard input except Alt+Tab are ignored.
> Has anybody seen this - or even better - a solution for this?
> Andreas

One additional note: killing xfwm4 let me use mouse and keyboard again.


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