Bug 1346 - Closing the Panel Global Properties causes the Enlightenment WM to shut down
Closing the Panel Global Properties causes the Enlightenment WM to shut down
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: enlightenment (Show other bugs)
6.0
i386 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
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Reported: 1999-02-26 01:27 EST by Mike McHenry
Modified: 2017-04-17 09:15 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-03-13 22:09:59 EST
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Description Mike McHenry 1999-02-26 01:27:17 EST
This is an odd problem and I will attempt to detail it as
well as possible. When running gnome with the Enlightenment
WM I pull up the Gnome "Start Menu", then select Panel,
then select Global Properties. After the Global Panel
configuration window comes up I close it by clicking the X
button in the upper-right hand corner.

After doing this I am prompted with a pop-up window saying
"I've detected a panel already running. Start another panel
as well?" If I click No Enlightenment is shut down leaving
Gnome in an unusable state for the average user. If I click
Yes I am returned to Enlightenment but after stopping and
restarting X I am again stuck in Gnome with no Window
Manager.

To get things back in a working state after this I just
removed the .gnome directory in my home directory and
restarted X. This reset any WM variables from my last
session and effectively fixed the problem.
Comment 1 Mike McHenry 1999-03-05 22:55:59 EST
This bug is gone as of 5.8.2, I consider this report resolved.
Comment 2 openshift-github-bot 2017-04-17 09:15:26 EDT
Commit pushed to master at https://github.com/openshift/origin-web-console

https://github.com/openshift/origin-web-console/commit/115c0752655a3ba8bd30e391f01452bf64b0dccd
Merge pull request #1421 from sg00dwin/overview-empty-state-issue1346

Merged by openshift-bot

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