Second time does not work for me - neither the third, nor the tenth.
Once I lock the screen, there is a chance the GNOME environment will
reject all password attempts to lock it and I have to lose all my work
by forcing a restart. This is a very serious problem.

Is there a workaround available?

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  [regression] Ubuntu 18.04 login screen rejects a valid password on
  first attempt. Usually works on the second attempt

Status in gnome-shell package in Ubuntu:
  In Progress
Status in gnome-shell source package in Bionic:
Status in gnome-shell package in Fedora:
  Fix Released

Bug description:

  Ubuntu 18.04 login screen rejects a valid password on first attempt.
  Always works on the second attempt..

  This seems to be a new problem, just started today.

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 18.04
  Package: gdm3 3.28.0-0ubuntu1
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.15.0-15.16-generic 4.15.15
  Uname: Linux 4.15.0-15-generic x86_64
  ApportVersion: 2.20.9-0ubuntu5
  Architecture: amd64
  Date: Thu Apr 19 11:16:17 2018
  InstallationDate: Installed on 2017-12-12 (127 days ago)
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 18.04 LTS "Bionic Beaver" - Alpha amd64 (20171211)
  SourcePackage: gdm3
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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