Keyboard and mouse are unresponsive after ~45 days of uptime

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Servers stopped responding on mouse or keyboard inputs after ~45 days of uptime (+/- some days, depending on the server).
  • After updating the packages which fix the 49 days issue, the GUI will still hang.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • Mutter version below mutter-3.28.3-17.el7

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