Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 475128
gnome-panel ignores "--sm-disable"
Last modified: 2009-12-18 02:11:49 EST
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:188.8.131.52) Gecko/2008111217 Fedora/3.0.4-1.fc10 Firefox/3.0.4
.xinitrc with "gnome-panel --sm-disable", sans session manager won't shutdown or log out. Selecting any item draws "Could not connect to session manager: Could not get owner of name 'org.gnome.SessionManager': no such name" on console.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Prepare ~/.xinitrc with single line: "gnome-panel --sm-disable"".
3. cursor may not be displayed, but feel your way to the leftmost menu and try to log out or shut down.
4. ctl-alt-F1 or ctl-alt-backspace to see what went wrong.
"Logout foo" and "Shutdown" are impotent. Aforementioned diagnostic is spewed upon the console.
"Logout foo" should terminate gnome-panel and X should go away.
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