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Bug 149280 - gnome-system-monitor shows null names in process list
gnome-system-monitor shows null names in process list
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 144399
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: gnome-system-monitor (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: David Zeuthen
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Reported: 2005-02-21 16:58 EST by Ian Laurie
Modified: 2013-03-05 22:42 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-09-29 06:09:15 EDT
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fixed gnome-system-monitor source RPM, version 2.8.3-2.iml.rhel4 (701.35 KB, application/octet-stream)
2005-07-02 22:18 EDT, Ian Laurie
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Description Ian Laurie 2005-02-21 16:58:03 EST
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Description of problem:
The list of process names in gnome-system-monitor shows blank (null) names for many processes (about 50% or so are blank).

This bug was reported in FC3 here:


My binary fix in comment #2 there works for RHEL 4 as well.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Launch gnome-system-monitor.
2. Look at the process list.

Actual Results:  Many processes are blank.

Expected Results:  Process names should be shown.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Ian Laurie 2005-07-02 22:18:02 EDT
Created attachment 116303 [details]
fixed gnome-system-monitor source RPM, version 2.8.3-2.iml.rhel4

This 2.8.3 version of gnome-system-monitor fixes the null process names

Maybe consider for the next qtr update?
Comment 2 Bastien Nocera 2005-09-29 06:09:15 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 144399 ***

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