It takes too long time to wait for some of gnome file dialogues in 2.14

Kevin Oberman oberman at
Fri May 26 08:09:13 PDT 2006

> From: Vladimir Grebenschikov <vova at>
> Date: Fri, 26 May 2006 15:09:07 +0400
> Sender: owner-freebsd-gnome at
> Hi
> It happens when I press gnome screen-shot key, for example.
> I should wait for several minutes while something happes.
> Same effect when I start gnumeric's open dialogue (by File->Open) or
> save as dialogue
> .
> But when I start gnumeric with document as command line option it just
> opens it.

This sounds a lot like what I was seeing after I upgraded to 2.14. Many
operations were just painfully slow.

I fixed it with "portupgrade -Rf gnome2", but that is a bit time
consuming. A recent thread indicates that rebuilding the icon cache may
do the trick.
R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer
Energy Sciences Network (ESnet)
Ernest O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
E-mail: oberman at			Phone: +1 510 486-8634

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