Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop

From: Tim Igoe <tim@×××××××.uk>
To: Mike Gardiner <obz@g.o>
Cc: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop] Parts of applications menu goes missing
Date: Fri, 19 Nov 2004 13:58:44
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-desktop] Parts of applications menu goes missing by Mike Gardiner

I am running famd currently, i will check to see whats going on next 
time it happens. But i have noticed nautilus misbehaving too (showing no 
files in a folder after minutes before showing a full folder) come to 
think about it.

I did upgrade famd a while back, and noticed things go wrong as it 
changed the default behaviour from local_only = false to true - nautilus 
wouldn't connect to it, until i changed it back to false, nautilus 
wouldn't even start.


Mike Gardiner wrote:

>Hi Tim, > >The menu entries are actually stored in .desktop entries >in /usr/share/applications. The panel doesn't monitor this itself, but >it will listen to fam/gamin if they tell it that the applications >directory is updated, and so the list should be recreated. > >Does the same occur with fam (if you're not running it), or without fam >(if you are running it?). > >'/etc/init.d/famd start' should get it running, let us know how it goes. > >Mike Gardiner >(Obz) > > >-- >gentoo-desktop@g.o mailing list > > >
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