Description of problem:
Upon boot up I find a warnings similar to this in /var/log/messages:
gdm-simple-greeter: Gtk-Warning: gtk_widget_size_allocate(): attempt to allocate widget with width 264 and height -1
The "width" varies, seemingly depending upon the display size.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Seemingly deterministic on one machine (a netbook with 800x600 display), occasionally on a machine with a big display.
Steps to Reproduce:
2. check /var/log/messages
What is the malfunction with the application other than the error messages you receive?
Fedora Bugzappers volunteer triage team
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 14 development cycle.
Changing version to '14'.
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I have a Sony Vaio laptop on my bench right now with this error. I've just installed Fedora 13 on it (with the latest updates). This bug apparently exists in both Fedora 13 AND Fedora 14.
It has a Nvidia (NV31M) GeForce Go5600 graphics chip and is using the Nouveau driver. The "malfunction" with the application in my case is that the login widget is never displayed.
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database. Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
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