Bug 218001 - http_cache_cleaner.desktop needs "StartupNotify=False"
http_cache_cleaner.desktop needs "StartupNotify=False"
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kdelibs (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2006-12-01 01:07 EST by vfiend
Modified: 2009-01-09 02:01 EST (History)
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Description vfiend 2006-12-01 01:07:37 EST
Description of problem: When running some KDE apps in GNOME (ie: ktorrent),
"Launching HTTP Cache Cleaner" will appear on the window list.
/usr/share/services/http_cache_cleaner.desktop has "X-KDE-StartupNotify=false",
so it plays nice when launched in a KDE session, but needs "StartupNotify=false"
so it will play nice when launched in a GNOME session as well.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): kdelibs-3.5.5-0.2.fc6

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Launch ktorrent in GNOME

Actual results: "Launching HTTP Cache Cleaner" appears in the window list

Expected results: No background processes are displayed in the window list
Comment 1 Niko Mirthes 2007-06-04 13:43:49 EDT
http_cache_cleaner.desktop now contains X-KDE-StartupNotify=false on F7/KDE 
3.5.6. Is this still a problem on FC6?
Comment 2 vfiend 2007-06-04 22:22:51 EDT
I use F7 and not FC6 now so I wouldn't know, but unless X-KDE-StartupNotify is
obeyed by GNOME this is probably still a problem
Comment 3 Niko Mirthes 2007-07-06 15:21:30 EDT
While reporting bugs about other .desktop files, I've found that KDE seems to 
honor both X-KDE-StartupNotify and StartupNotify.
Comment 4 Jaroslaw Gorny 2007-07-28 14:05:18 EDT
I use KDE on F7 and since last upgrade I'm hit with this(?) issue.
3-4 tasks in task list - "Cleaning cache", cursor changed to "busy". After 
several minutes this tasks disappear.

KDE packages recently upgraded :
* kde-settings (3.5-30.fc7)
* kde-settings-kdm (3.5-30.fc7)
* kdelibs (3.5.7-9.fc7)

X-KDE-StartupNotify=false is set
Comment 5 Rex Dieter 2007-11-17 16:27:56 EST
Confirmed (finally), I'm starting to see this from time-to-time too.

I'll make sure this gets fixed in the next pkg release.
Comment 6 Ville Skyttä 2008-01-26 14:00:33 EST
I'm seeing this every now and then on fully up to date F-8 KDE.

I have manually added StartupNotify=false to
/usr/share/services/http_cache_cleaner.desktop already earlier but it has had no
effect, this annoyance persists.  I've never had the patience to see if it
eventually goes away, but have resorted to logoff/logon instead, which I'm about
to do again right after I've finished writing this.

FWIW, there's no kio_http_cache_cleaner process at the moment, but the bouncing
cursor and the taskbar entry remain.
Comment 7 Jaroslaw Gorny 2008-03-05 14:58:21 EST
After last kde* upgrade (Fedora 8, kdelibs-3.5.9-3), this problem has appeared
/usr/share/services/http_cache_cleaner.desktop contains only:
"X-KDE-StartupNotify=false". Should I try to add "StartupNotify=false"? Or this
existing entry is enough?
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