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Bug 79319 - gnome-control-center takes over desktop
Summary: gnome-control-center takes over desktop
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: control-center
Version: 8.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Havoc Pennington
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-12-10 03:08 UTC by Ben Woodard
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:48 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2002-12-20 15:00:07 UTC

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Description Ben Woodard 2002-12-10 03:08:26 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20021003

Description of problem:
If you are running xhosted and you run gnome-control-center it takes the
nautilus window forks a process which takes over the desktop.

gnome-control-center should start up nautilus with the --no-desktop option.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. ssh -X someother-rh8.0-machine
2. gnome-control-center


Actual Results:  Your desktop is taken over by the nautilus from the remote machine.

Expected Results:  Just the nautilus window for the preference opens up.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Andrew Sobala 2002-12-20 14:20:11 UTC
Moved upstream:

Comment 2 Havoc Pennington 2002-12-20 15:00:07 UTC
Thanks Andrew

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