Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 450624
session management issues
Last modified: 2014-06-18 05:10:24 EDT
Description of problem:
Platform: Fedora 9 / GNOME / x86-64
When session management is enabled, the following issues are observed:
1) gnome-terminal is not restarted upon login (several terminals in several
workspaces were running at logout time)
2) thunderbird is not restarted upon login (was running at logout time)
3) firefox, ekiga and gaim are restarted, and forced into Workspace #1 (I had
previously placed them in other workspaces, before logging out)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. set up 9 workspaces, each with 2-3 gnome terminals.
2. run firefox, thunderbird, xchat each in their own workspace.
3. run ekiga and gaim, minimized on GNOME panel
only firefox, ekiga, gaim restarted. and all in workspace #1, not in proper
the same layout I had, when I logged out.
01:00.1 Display controller: ATI Technologies Inc R580 [Radeon X1900 XT] (Secondary)
Bus 002 Device 003: ID 045e:000b Microsoft Corp. Natural Keyboard Elite
Bus 002 Device 002: ID 045e:0047 Microsoft Corp. IntelliMouse Explorer 3.0
I agree, it is an annoyance to have session saving but to have most everything restore on workspace #1 as opposed to having the windows positioned and spread among workspaces as you've left them.
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