Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 183020
Metacity does not manage windows on reboot
Last modified: 2014-06-18 05:08:08 EDT
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Start up computer after you finish with usage. Restart the next day
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start up gnome
2. see window pegged to the top of display
3. clear ~/.metacity/sessions/*
4. Try starting gnome again
Window was pegged at top of screen. Window is not movable.
Application to be controlable and be able to control other applications launched
This happened again after I cleared the sessions from the directory on next reboot.
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Previous sessions back to jun-2005, fresh and only session
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processes running on system ps -A
Since I have no window manager, I had to ps -A to a file from a virtual
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Dmesg to text file
Dmesg output to file.
Problem was related to SELinux with an unconventional file location for at-binary.
Closing, no longer use the binary only driver. Metacity is working acceptable.