Bug 500292

Summary: NM-vpnc fails when Maximum number of clients reached on X server
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Mildred <mildred-bug.redhat>
Component: xorg-x11-serverAssignee: X/OpenGL Maintenance List <xgl-maint>
Status: CLOSED CANTFIX QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
Severity: low Docs Contact:
Priority: low    
Version: 11CC: davidz, dcbw, xgl-maint
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OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 2009-11-09 09:33:31 EST Type: ---
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Description Mildred 2009-05-12 02:35:31 EDT
Description of problem:

When the maximum number of clients are reached on my X server (that is, opening a graphical application normally results in failure looking like:

Maximum number of clients reached
cannot open display: :0.0

The, I can't connect to my VPN any more, the message displayed by nm-applet is:

The VPN connection 'cxname' failed because there were no valid VPN secrets

It should be more explicit.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
NetworkManager 0.7.1

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open many X clients (that's not that many)
2. Try to connect to the VPN
3. Look at the error message

Expected results:
A more explicit message. Something like “Close some windows and retry.”

Additional info:

$ xlsclients                                                   ~
kylae  seahorse-agent
kylae  gnome-session
kylae  gnome-settings-daemon
kylae  metacity
kylae  gnome-panel
kylae  nautilus
kylae  gmpc
kylae  gnome-volume-control-applet
kylae  gdu-notification-daemon
kylae  gnome-power-manager
kylae  seapplet
kylae  nm-applet
kylae  kerneloops-applet
kylae  vino-server
kylae  bluetooth-applet
kylae  notification-daemon
kylae  gpk-update-icon
kylae  applet.py
kylae  trashapplet
kylae  wnck-applet
kylae  multiload-applet-2
kylae  cpufreq-applet
kylae  gnome-inhibit-applet
kylae  notification-area-applet
kylae  clock-applet
kylae  gnome-screensaver
kylae  zim
kylae  zim
kylae  gedit
kylae  firefox
kylae  zim
kylae  zim
kylae  zim
kylae  roxterm
kylae  '<unknown>'
kylae  kded4
kylae  kded4
kylae  '<unknown>'
kylae  knotify4
kylae  knotify4
kylae  roxterm

$ xwininfo -root -children | wc -l                             ~

$ xwininfo -root -children                                                                                                                  ~

xwininfo: Window id: 0xf4 (the root window) (has no name)

  Root window id: 0xf4 (the root window) (has no name)
  Parent window id: 0x0 (none)
     291 children:
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     0x2c045f0 "NetworkManager Applet": ("nm-applet" "Nm-applet")  227x148+1014+25  +1014+25
     0x6193a97 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  88x74+187+338  +187+338
     0x619241a "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  270x26+929+319  +929+319
     0x607778f "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  585x38+187+527  +187+527
     0x6193ab5 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  48x20+187+497  +187+497
     0x6193a9d "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  138x362+187+429  +187+429
     0x6193c50 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x6193c4a "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x6193c44 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x6193c3e "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x6193c38 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x6193c32 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x6193aa3 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x6193234 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x6192ef8 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61928eb "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x619182b "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  572x273+176+108  +176+108
     0x61be8ed "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  325x26+890+182  +890+182
     0x1000006 "gnome-settings-daemon": ("gnome-settings-daemon" "Gnome-settings-daemon")  216x216+532+492  +532+492
     0x240010e "Brightness": ("gnome-power-manager" "Gnome-power-manager")  178x102+551+549  +551+549
     0x1e002b7 "gnome-volume-control-applet": ("gnome-volume-control-applet" "Gnome-volume-control-applet")  191x52+989+25  +989+25
     0x1e000b6 "gnome-volume-control-applet": ("gnome-volume-control-applet" "Gnome-volume-control-applet")  31x152+989+25  +989+25
     0x61c1c67 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61c1c61 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61c1c5b "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61bfde8 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61bfde2 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61bfddc "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61867d2 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  135x26+959+679  +959+679
     0x613507a "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  155x26+179+127  +179+127
     0x21f4e96 "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  115x172+1050+18  +1050+18
     0x61097d6 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61097d0 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61097ca "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x1c04f26 "nautilus": ("nautilus" "Nautilus")  271x424+52+357  +52+357
     0x1c05d3d "nautilus": ("nautilus" "Nautilus")  267x424+282+376  +282+376
     0x1c05c26 "nautilus": ("nautilus" "Nautilus")  284x244+0+338  +0+338
     0x17000167 "roxterm": ()  10x10+-100+-100  +-100+-100
     0x17000001 "roxterm": ("roxterm" "Roxterm")  10x10+10+10  +10+10
     0x1c00132 "nautilus": ("nautilus" "Nautilus")  170x38+1281+801  +1281+801
     0x2181cae "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  115x172+1047+14  +1047+14
     0x902621c "zim": ("zim" "Zim")  97x676+910+124  +910+124
     0x9026198 "zim": ("zim" "Zim")  158x172+754+462  +754+462
     0x6005d5e "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  284x26+511+190  +511+190
     0x61e751f "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61e7519 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61e750c "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x2001481 "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  384x130+518+321  +518+321
     0x21b6561 "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  189x148+503+222  +503+222
     0x480340a "notification-area-applet": ("notification-area-applet" "Notification-area-applet")  196x148+900+26  +900+26
     0x61138d5 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61138cf "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61138c9 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x1604e3a "Panel": ("gnome-panel" "Gnome-panel")  214x94+669+146  +669+146
     0x1604a3c "Panel": ("gnome-panel" "Gnome-panel")  189x154+669+86  +669+86
     0x16049cb "Panel": ("gnome-panel" "Gnome-panel")  228x124+669+56  +669+56
     0x16048c9 "Panel": ("gnome-panel" "Gnome-panel")  256x154+415+26  +415+26
     0x1604c30 "Panel": ("gnome-panel" "Gnome-panel")  277x484+415+56  +415+56
     0x16000f7 "Panel": ("gnome-panel" "Gnome-panel")  227x298+190+26  +190+26
     0x160493e "Panel": ("gnome-panel" "Gnome-panel")  186x244+669+26  +669+26
     0x609fc75 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  221x84+127+147  +127+147
     0x1c04fa8 "nautilus": ("nautilus" "Nautilus")  274x112+341+103  +341+103
     0x6184bf7 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  572x273+226+108  +226+108
     0x1c04ae7 "Edit Bookmarks": ("bookmarks" "Nautilus")  500x200+390+300  +390+300
     0x1603752 "Panel": ()  10x10+-100+-100  +-100+-100
     0x1600478 "Panel": ("gnome-panel" "Gnome-panel")  204x274+0+26  +0+26
     0x604cbdd "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x604cbd7 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x604cbd1 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61bde0c "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  181x404+648+0  +648+0
     0x61c8b43 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  567x20+74+669  +74+669
     0x6041bc4 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x6041bbe "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x6041bb8 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x6039e20 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  358x518+919+228  +919+228
     0x901c916 "zim": ("zim" "Zim")  170x38+1281+801  +1281+801
     0x10400041 "<unknown>": ("<unknown>" "<unknown>")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x1020003a "knotify4": ("knotify4" "Knotify4")  640x320+0+0  +0+0
     0x10200004 (has no name): ()  1x1+0+0  +0+0
     0x10200002 "knotify4": ("knotify4" "Knotify4")  640x320+0+0  +0+0
     0x10400003 "<unknown>": ("<unknown>" "<unknown>")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x10400001 "<unknown>": ("<unknown>" "<unknown>")  10x10+10+10  +10+10
     0x10000001 (has no name): ()  1x1+0+0  +0+0
     0xfe00041 "<unknown>": ("<unknown>" "<unknown>")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0xfc0003a "kded4": ("kded4" "Kded4")  640x320+0+0  +0+0
     0xfc00004 (has no name): ()  1x1+0+0  +0+0
     0xfc00002 "kded4": ("kded4" "Kded4")  640x320+0+0  +0+0
     0xfe00003 "<unknown>": ("<unknown>" "<unknown>")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0xfe00001 "<unknown>": ("<unknown>" "<unknown>")  10x10+10+10  +10+10
     0x609261d "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  299x44+913+167  +913+167
     0x3402840 "notification-daemon": ()  10x10+-100+-100  +-100+-100
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     0x61a0a00 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61a09fa "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61a09f4 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61a09ee "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  200x200+0+0  +0+0
     0x61d7120 "Firefox": ("Popup" "Firefox")  212x286+688+511  +688+511
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     0x606745f "Firefox": ("firefox" "Firefox")  1x1+-100+-100  +-100+-100
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     0x8e013cc "zim": ("zim" "Zim")  1x1+-100+-100  +-100+-100
     0x8e01331 "zim": ("zim" "Zim")  1x1+-100+-100  +-100+-100
     0x8e01271 "zim": ("zim" "Zim")  158x172+654+393  +654+393
     0x8e010cf "zim": ()  10x10+-100+-100  +-100+-100
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     0x20c4743 "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  189x148+471+515  +471+515
     0x20bb722 "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  189x148+497+522  +497+522
     0x20bb274 "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  189x148+487+537  +487+537
     0x20a45f7 "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  150x76+474+460  +474+460
     0x2001496 "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  170x38+1281+801  +1281+801
     0x20a376f "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  189x148+671+412  +671+412
     0x205e6ca "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  189x148+395+607  +395+607
     0x2054f24 "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  189x148+435+280  +435+280
     0x8e00001 "zim": ("zim" "Zim")  10x10+10+10  +10+10
     0x2050994 "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  297x388+621+321  +621+321
     0x20508cf "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  189x148+434+249  +434+249
     0x20505e2 "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  189x148+434+259  +434+259
     0x2050244 "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  189x148+428+255  +428+255
     0x204b2cd "gmpc": ()  10x10+-100+-100  +-100+-100
     0x2049a0f "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  297x388+655+359  +655+359
     0x20498b1 "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  189x148+468+287  +468+287
     0x20223e5 "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  189x280+420+217  +420+217
     0x202236b "gmpc": ("gmpc" "Gmpc")  384x130+434+230  +434+230
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     0x4200001 "System Monitor": ("multiload-applet-2" "Multiload-applet-2")  10x10+10+10  +10+10
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     0x3e00025 (has no name): ()  10x10+0+0  +0+0
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     0x14d4f08 (has no name): ()  1004x738+50+27  +50+27
     0x1577a56 (has no name): ()  608x476+445+232  +445+232
     0x159c676 (has no name): ()  636x431+4+49  +4+49
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     0x1400006 (has no name): ()  1x1+-100+-100  +-100+-100
     0x1400005 (has no name): ()  1x1+-100+-100  +-100+-100
     0x1400004 (has no name): ()  1x1+-100+-100  +-100+-100
     0x1400003 (has no name): ()  1x1+-100+-100  +-100+-100
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     0x1000003 (has no name): ()  10x10+0+0  +0+0
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     0xc00001 "seahorse-agent": ("seahorse-agent" "Seahorse-agent")  10x10+10+10  +10+10
     0x800001 (has no name): ()  10x10+-20+-20  +-20+-20
     0x400001 (has no name): ()  10x10+-20+-20  +-20+-20
Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2009-06-09 11:39:36 EDT
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 11 development cycle.
Changing version to '11'.

More information and reason for this action is here:
Comment 2 Dan Williams 2009-11-06 23:35:23 EST
Not too much we can do about that...  X is required for the UI dialog and if it's not able to show some of the UI elements, if needed, then there's nothing nm-vpnc can do but fail.

Over to X for commentary on max # of clients.
Comment 3 Adam Jackson 2009-11-09 09:33:31 EST
Yeah, what Dan said.

xlsclients doesn't do what you might hope.  It really only prints the names of windows that have had their WM_COMMAND property set.  There's not even a 1:1 mapping between process and display connection.  The best you can hope for is something like:


Which will attempt to walk the list of display connections and deduce the app on the other end.

In general, when I see this, it's a bug in the flash plugin leaking display connections, so I'm calling this CANTFIX on the assumption that flash is to blame.  But really there's nothing to be done when X is out of connections.