Bug 1200433 - Large number of abrt messages causes gnome to become unresponsive
Summary: Large number of abrt messages causes gnome to become unresponsive
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-abrt
Version: 21
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jakub Filak
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2015-03-10 14:45 UTC by John Haiducek
Modified: 2016-12-01 00:49 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2015-12-02 09:56:27 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description John Haiducek 2015-03-10 14:45:48 UTC
Description of problem:

This morning my computer reported 4614 errors detected by ABRT. When I opened the notification area to close or dismiss these notifications, the system became unresponsive for a few minutes. 

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


How reproducible:

Only happened once, but I imagine this would happen consistently if the system were to produce this many errors again.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open notification area
2. Click on ABRT icon
3. Wait

Actual results:

Display becomes unresponsive.

Expected results:

The list of ABRT notifications should display.

Additional info:

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