RE: SaveYourself command?????
- From: "Fox, Kevin M" <KMFox mail bhi-erc com>
- To: "'Gleef'" <dzol virtual-yellow com>, "'gnome-list gnome org'" <gnome-list gnome org>
- Subject: RE: SaveYourself command?????
- Date: Mon, 5 Apr 1999 14:27:47 -0700
I am on a 450 with 64 megs of ram. I dont think it is because of a slow
The panel is also running and responding when these error messages apear.
Almost emediatly after I press the ok button, one comes back up....
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Gleef [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Monday, April 05, 1999 8:17 AM
> To: Nils Jeppe
> Subject: Re: SaveYourself command?????
> On Fri, 2 Apr 1999, Nils Jeppe wrote:
> > Hello, I just got a little dialog that says:
> > panel --sm-config-prefix /panel.d/Session-a17900/
> > No response to the SaveYourself command. The program may be slow,
> > or broken. You may wait for it to respond or remove it.
> > What's this supposed to mean?
> > It has happened about 2-3 times today, and never befor.
> Gnome-session periodially sends a "SaveYourself" signal to all of the
> programs it tracks (including panel). It waits a certain length of time
> for a response, and puts up the dialog you described if it doesn't get
> one in time. It might have not gotten one because your program crashed
> (in which case you would remove it), your machine is slow, or, in the case
> of the panel, some applet is messing with operation (for example, I get
> the message when I trace an applet with gdb).
> The way I see it, this message shouldn't appear during normal operation of
> GNOME, so the feature could probably use a little tweaking, particularly
> for slow machines. I plan on sending in bug reports on it as I narrow
> down times it appears when it shouldn't.
> Best of Luck,
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