Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 239889
gnome-panel restarts when trying to set properties on second screen
Last modified: 2008-03-27 12:31:17 EDT
Description of problem:
gnome-panel crashes with lots of (unreadable) notices and restarts itself
when trying to set properties (background color) on second screen of a
dual head setup.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. F7t4 install
2. dual head screen setup
3. right-click top panel on second screen and select "properties"
4. select "background" tab in properties box.
gnome-panel crashes and restarts (on both screens of course)
being able to set background color on panel bar on second screen
Celeron (Coppermine) CPU @ 600MHz MSI Motherboard
mobo video: Trident Cyberblade/i1
2nd video: ATI (Mach 64) Rage card 256 MB RAM
Xorg.0.log shows no errors after crash
no traces of crash in any logs or messages
lots of warning boxes flash by so fast that the contents have no time to display
error messages on screens
setting properties on screen0 works correctly
This is so old, I'm closing it as UPSTREAM, It has been fixed upstream