Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 846549
gnome-session-properties are not accessible from Gnome 3
Last modified: 2012-08-08 05:33:35 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #702478 +++
In F13/Gnome 2, they can be launched via
In F15/Gnome 3, they can be only launched from command line.
--- Additional comment from email@example.com on 2011-05-28 00:50:50 EDT ---
Is there a reason why a .desktop file isn't in Gnome3 for easy access to this? (Is there a reason why 'Activities' won't launch gnome-session-properties?)
Is this loss of G.U.I application start-ability a bug or intentional in Gnome3?
--- Additional comment from firstname.lastname@example.org on 2011-11-14 10:51:23 EST ---
*** Bug 708166 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
--- Additional comment from email@example.com on 2011-11-14 10:53:35 EST ---
Reproduced in Fedora 16.
If the tool works (and it seems to work), it should be integrated into the GNOME Control Center and it should be searchable in Activities. If the tool doesn't work, it should be removed completely.
Btw, it is part of GNOME Control Center in Ubuntu 11.10, so either they have overridden the upstream default, or Fedora has overridden the upstream default.
--- Additional comment from firstname.lastname@example.org on 2012-05-25 09:35:44 EDT ---
i use Fedora 17 beta bug still exist. LinuxConfig - startup programs management tool can be started only with command line - gnome-session-properties
No button in menu exist. It very sad!
--- Additional comment from email@example.com on 2012-08-07 14:22:11 EDT ---
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This bug is still valid for fedora 17.
Startup Programs can only be configured via starting gnome-session-properties from the command line. There is still no launcher for this in the gnome shell.
Reopened the original bug.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 702478 ***