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

Arthur Koziol A-Koziol at neiu.edu
Wed Jun 23 06:25:04 PDT 2010


On 06/23/2010 8:17 AM, Kris Moore wrote:
> 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.

Thanks Kris, will do.

Arthur


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