Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 136156
invisible GNOME main menu when using a NFS home directory
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:52 EST
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Description of problem:
If a user has a home directory mounted by nfs, then the GNOME main
menu cant be used for logging out: it seems to be insensitive.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Login with a NFS home dir
2.Try to logout with the gnome main menu
Actual Results: cannot logout (no main menu appears)
Expected Results: main menu with logout button
the problem disappears if the home dir is mounted with the nolock option.
Fedora Core 2 is now maintained by the Fedora Legacy project for
security updates only. If this problem is a security issue, please
reopen and reassign to the Fedora Legacy product. If it is not a
security issue and hasn't been resolved in the current FC3 updates or
in the FC4 test release, reopen and change the version to match.
starting the nfslockd solves the problem.