Bug 657703

Summary: gedit-2.30.4-1.fc14.i686 crashes when used as root
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Pablo Rodríguez <fedora>
Component: geditAssignee: Ray Strode [halfline] <rstrode>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 14CC: aravindvijayan224185, outway, rstrode
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Description Pablo Rodríguez 2010-11-27 08:24:26 EST
Invoking gedit from the command-line gives me the following message:

(gedit:10845): EggSMClient-WARNING **: Failed to connect to the session manager: None of the authentication protocols specified are supported

GLib-GIO:ERROR:gdbusconnection.c:2270:initable_init: assertion failed: (connection->initialization_error == NULL)
Aborted (core dumped)

Do you want me to report this upstream?

Thanks for your help,

Comment 1 Aravind vijayan 2011-02-04 12:46:11 EST
i am also suffering with this and i feel the same with Emacs too.
Comment 2 Urs Schuerch 2011-02-10 09:51:28 EST
I've tried gedit and get the same result as the op. With emacs same result as Aravind vijayan. su -c 'gvim' works on my box.
Comment 3 Aravind vijayan 2011-02-11 11:17:54 EST
the same problem exist with gnote from command line
Comment 4 Christopher Aillon 2011-02-16 15:56:20 EST
You need to include an extra "-" in your command.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 650644 ***