Bug 447446 - Nautilus does not show desktop after startup
Nautilus does not show desktop after startup
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: nautilus (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Tomáš Bžatek
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-05-19 18:47 EDT by Ilya
Modified: 2015-03-03 17:32 EST (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 12:36:04 EDT
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2008-05-19 18:47 EDT, Ilya
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Description Ilya 2008-05-19 18:47:17 EDT
Description of problem:

After system logon no file manager is started and desktop does not display any
icons. An attachment shows the bug. This happens not always, but roughly 1/3
times the system starts. Also no greeting sound is played (but the sound system
works OK in other applications), tray applets mixed and loose their usual
positions. Sometimes network connection tooltip appears in the middle of screen,
not in the right lower corner as usual.
Comment 1 Ilya 2008-05-19 18:47:17 EDT
Created attachment 306027 [details]
Comment 2 Craig Kelley 2008-11-02 14:48:28 EST
Probably an upstream bug:


I see this issue on my dual-core2 Fedora 9 desktop from time to time.  Running "killall nautilus" forces Nautilus to restart, which always fixes it.
Comment 3 Michael Hurley 2008-11-05 14:17:11 EST
same on my system, dell optiplex gx280. i corroborate prior poster, "killall nautilus" fixes it every time.
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