Bug 437511 - system-config-printer-applet hangs session startup
Summary: system-config-printer-applet hangs session startup
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-session
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-03-14 17:04 UTC by Pierre Ossman
Modified: 2009-07-14 16:16 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 16:16:32 UTC

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Description Pierre Ossman 2008-03-14 17:04:52 UTC
The system-config-printer-applet is doing something gnome-session doesn't like,
as the session startup splash screen stops at that stage. It might need things
to fork, and s-c-p-a doesn't do that.

Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2008-03-14 17:57:06 UTC
Really?  I don't see that here.

Is that with a fresh install?

Comment 2 Pierre Ossman 2008-03-14 18:56:26 UTC
Machine was installed about a month ago. The problem wasn't present then.

Comment 3 Tim Waugh 2008-03-15 12:01:44 UTC
What does 'rpm -q gnome-session system-config-printer' say?

Comment 4 Pierre Ossman 2008-03-15 13:57:33 UTC

Comment 5 Pierre Ossman 2008-03-15 13:58:02 UTC
sorry, missed one:


Comment 6 Tim Waugh 2008-03-15 17:11:49 UTC
I have the same packages here and don't see the problem.

Reassigning to gnome-session for further analysis.

Comment 7 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 06:03:31 UTC
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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Comment 8 Bug Zapper 2009-06-09 23:46:03 UTC
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Comment 9 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 16:16:32 UTC
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is 
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