Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 487050
Gnome panel applets do not load when already logged into another gnome session
Last modified: 2009-07-14 12:24:21 EDT
I'm using up-to-date FC9 (gnome 2.22.3) with freenx-server (0.7.3). I'm unable
to start multiple gnome-sessions using an NX client because the panel applets
won't load in the second session:
The panel encountered a problem while loading
So the desktop is not really usable in my second session.
If I log out of all sessions, then log the first time in using the NX client,
then the applets load fine. So I don't think it's a bad gnome config.
It can be reproduced every time by:
1. locally start a gnome-session using gdm
2. start an nx client on another machine
(in my case nx client for windows 3.3.0-6)
3. Wait for the "panel encountered a problem" dialog that asks you
to "delete" the applet
4. Don't "delete" the applet, but desktop now unusable (no tray menu, etc.)
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