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Re: GNOME and Firefox not working on latest unstable

On Wed, 26 Jul 2006, Massimo Perga wrote:

Hello All,
I've updated two days ago my unstable version of Debian for AMD64 and it
seems that GNOME has some troubles to be executed: the same happens also
with gnome-terminal and firefox (it takes the 99% of resources but it's not
X is performing fine, so maybe some library has been changed; I've updated
this morning all the files but nothing changed.

This happened to me as well, and was fixed by the updates today. I don't
know what exactly did the trick, though. I suspect it was either libc or
libntfs, which had left a bogus /etc/gnome-vfs-2.0/modules/libntfs.conf (a
directory instead of a configuration file), which I had to fix by hand after
seeing the error issued by dpkg. It is really infrequent, but sometimes
"unstable" lives up to its name :)



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