Bug 1295636 - Nemo desktop crashes every few minutes
Nemo desktop crashes every few minutes
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: nemo-extensions (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: leigh scott
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2016-01-04 23:50 EST by Dr M C Nelson
Modified: 2016-12-20 12:36 EST (History)
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Description Dr M C Nelson 2016-01-04 23:50:08 EST
Description of problem:

Nemo file manager crashes, desktop goes blank

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

How reproducible:

Happens every few minutes.

Steps to Reproduce:

1 Browse a directory with nemo

2 right-click to open a context menu and 

3 attempt to move the pointer through the application list

Actual results:

browser window disappears, and desktop goes blank except for the wall paper

Expected results:

Additional info:
Comment 2 Dr M C Nelson 2016-01-07 09:16:11 EST
(In reply to leigh scott from comment #1)
> Try https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2015-947563c5b3

That seems to run without crashing.  Thank you.

There is a new behavior: context menus sometimes show up at locations that are seemingly unrelated to that of the mouse event.
Comment 3 Dr M C Nelson 2016-01-07 15:02:41 EST

This time, I double clicked on a launcher,  here is the code from the launcher file:

[Desktop Entry]
Exec=nemo /home/mylogin/mydirectory
Comment 4 Dr M C Nelson 2016-01-07 15:04:24 EST
Neglected to add that I was opening an application window at the same time.
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