[PC-BSD Testing] PC-BSD 8.1-RC1 Oddness and one out of place icon

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Wed Jun 23 06:17:37 PDT 2010

On 06/23/2010 09:15, Arthur Koziol wrote:
> On 06/23/2010 8:00 AM, Kris Moore wrote:
>> On 06/22/2010 15:53, Arthur Koziol wrote:
>>> Kris,
>>> I'm pretty sure I observed this in 8.1 BETA1 but thought maybe it 
>>> was just an anomaly. While doing the following: System Settings > 
>>> System Manager > Run in Administrator Mode > Tasks tab > Fetch Ports 
>>> Tree, I left it doing it's thing and had my back turned to the 
>>> system while doing something on my work PC. When I turned around a 
>>> few minutes later, the screen was at the username and password 
>>> prompt. I logged back in expecting to see Fetch doing its parsing 
>>> thingy but it just brought me to my desktop with nothing running. I 
>>> also checked in Kicker > Recently Used tab to see if Systems 
>>> Settings was there and it wasn't so the session seems to have no 
>>> memory of what I had done earlier with the Fetch. My *guess* is this 
>>> is a KDE bug but I have no way of determining it for sure. I tried 
>>> to replicate it with a fresh install and set things as stated below 
>>> but I was not able to recreate the occurrence.
>>> Now, the only things different I have set from a default fresh 
>>> install is: I have my screen saver set to 5 minutes from the default 
>>> 15, screen saver is Solar Winds (GL) (set to Undertow), Desktop 
>>> Wallpaper is set to a static image, and boot delay is set to Off. 
>>> VGA driver is Intel-3D-Enable if it matters.
>> That does sound like a crash of some type, which booted you back to 
>> the login. If you can duplicate it please let me know :)
> If I can duplicate it, is there a log or something that would have any 
> usable crash info that I could pass along?

Sure, you'll want to look through the file '.xsession-errors' in your 
homedir, its got all the debug / stderr stuff from your GUI.

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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