Bug 446987 - dbus-daemon is already running: processes launched by D-Bus won't have access to $SESSION_MANAGER!
dbus-daemon is already running: processes launched by D-Bus won't have access...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-session (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: F10Blocker/F10FinalBlocker
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Reported: 2008-05-16 16:33 EDT by Tom London
Modified: 2008-07-25 19:42 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-07-25 19:42:49 EDT
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complete .xsession-errors for failing session (10.58 KB, text/plain)
2008-05-16 16:33 EDT, Tom London
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Description Tom London 2008-05-16 16:33:50 EDT
Description of problem:
Installing gnome-session- gets login/session "botch".

Screen is wrong resolution, .... etc.

Here are the first few lines of .xession-errors:
Started none
** (gnome-session:16985): DEBUG: SESSION_MANAGER=local/unix:@/tmp/.ICE-unix/16985

** (gnome-session:16985): WARNING **: dbus-daemon is already running: processes
launched by D-Bus won't have access to $SESSION_MANAGER!
** (gnome-session:16985): DEBUG: append_default_apps ()
** (gnome-session:16985): DEBUG: Look for: gnome-settings-daemon.desktop
** (gnome-session:16985): DEBUG: Look for: metacity.desktop
** (gnome-session:16985): DEBUG: Found in:
** (gnome-session:16985): DEBUG: read metacity.desktop

** (gnome-session:16985): DEBUG: Look for: gnome-panel.desktop
** (gnome-session:16985): DEBUG: Found in:

Later complaints about not being able to connect to session manager, etc.

Complete .xsession-errors attached.

Workaround is to revert to gnome-session-

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How reproducible:
Appears every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install gnome-session-
2. remove ~/.gnome2/session  (not sure this is necessary)
3. logout/login
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Expected results:

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Comment 1 Tom London 2008-05-16 16:33:50 EDT
Created attachment 305747 [details]
complete .xsession-errors for failing session
Comment 2 darrell pfeifer 2008-05-20 01:00:05 EDT
This is a "me too". fc10 gnome is having lots of problems. 

It isn't remembering a lot of settings. Can't start appearance or session
properties I started kde at one point to try to recover, so now I have kde
processes starting in gnome (kgpg, kde's power manager applet).

There are also quite a few persistent zombie processes that were started by
Comment 3 Matthias Clasen 2008-07-25 19:42:49 EDT
The actual problem is fixed now. 
The warning still happens, but it is no longer true.

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