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

Vladimir Grebenschikov vova at
Fri May 26 09:07:17 PDT 2006

В пт, 26/05/2006 в 08:08 -0700, Kevin Oberman пишет:
> > 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. 

I did it before (and after all upgrades) - no result.

> A recent thread indicates that rebuilding the icon cache may
> do the trick.

Thank you, I've tried but it does not help.
In my case it related only to file dialogue operation.

Vladimir B. Grebenschikov
SWsoft Inc. vova at

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