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Eyedropper does not work from another blender instance
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System Information
Operating system: Windows-10-10.0.18362-SP0 64 Bits
Graphics card: GeForce GTX 1060 6GB/PCIe/SSE2 NVIDIA Corporation 4.5.0 NVIDIA 445.87

Blender Version
Broken: version: 2.90.0 Alpha, branch: master, commit date: 2020-05-30 11:23, hash: rB63bcee81f624
Worked: (?)

Short description of error
The Eyedropper tool in the shader Editor will not give right colors from another blender instance.

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Event Timeline

Germano Cavalcante (mano-wii) changed the task status from Needs Triage to Confirmed.Jun 2 2020, 6:57 PM
Germano Cavalcante (mano-wii) changed the subtype of this task from "Report" to "Known Issue".

This has been a known issue for a long time.
It is simply something that was not supported.
But this lack of support should be indicated by the cursors (which is not the case).

I think it deserves an investigation.