Bug 22603 - gnome-session in included gnome-core gets into an infinite restart-loop
gnome-session in included gnome-core gets into an infinite restart-loop
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 21185
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gnome-core (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Mason
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Reported: 2000-12-20 15:21 EST by Anders Carlsson
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:30 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-12-20 15:21:06 EST
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Description Anders Carlsson 2000-12-20 15:21:04 EST
When running the panel for the first time, it queries /proc/apm to see if 
the computer is equipped with a battery. It then starts the battery applet 
automatically. However, on some machines (Dell Inspiron 5000e) this causes 
the kernel to oops which of course crashes the panel. gnome-session then 
restarts the panel again, the panel crashes, and gnome-session restarts it 
again etc.

There is a fix for this in latest gnome-core/panel so the version of gnome-
core could be patched. See CVS gnome-core/panel/session.c for more 
Comment 1 David Mason 2000-12-20 17:33:26 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 21185 ***

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