Lots broken after upgrading yesterday

Kevin Oberman oberman at es.net
Thu Jun 3 17:13:21 GMT 2004

> From: Joe Marcus Clarke <marcus at marcuscom.com>
> Date: Wed, 02 Jun 2004 17:44:47 -0400
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> On Wed, 2004-06-02 at 17:41, Kevin Oberman wrote:
> > Sorry! I forgot most everything I should have attached. And it probably
> > doesn't matter.
> >=20
> > After a reboot, things seem to be OK again on the system at hand. I'll
> > try rebooting the other systems later today. After the reboot, the
> > gnome-settings-daemon did not die, but all of my applets were gone from
> > both panels and I had to re-set everything
> >=20
> > The system went through some VERY odd behavior and I am not comfortable
> > with what I see in /usr/lib, but I doubt that it has anything to do with
> > this as I have rebuilt the system. It suddenly could not find shared
> > libraries like libutil and libncurses.
> >=20
> > How all of this weirdness fits together, I can't say, but it seems to be
> > OK again.=20
> Probably due to the libbonobo upgrade.  After upgrading libbonobo, you
> need to logout of GNOME, and shut down all daemons before logging back
> in.

Arrgh!!! bonobo-activation bites again! Once I kill it,
gnome-settings-daemon is fine. Thanks for the suggestion. Unfortunately,
after getting things running again, all of my had to be re-added and
re-positioned. I think they are all back except for the OpenOffice which
seems to have totally disappeared from the Gnome world.
R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer
Energy Sciences Network (ESnet)
Ernest O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
E-mail: oberman at es.net			Phone: +1 510 486-8634

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