Re: Gnome2 hangs for 30 secs in startup.
David Megginson <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Christian Marillat writes:
> > This is already the case. See /usr/bin/gnome-wm
> That, in fact, turns out to be the problem. No amount of messing with
> gconf keys or setting of environment variables fixed the delay for me
> (although it was closer to 10 seconds than 30). Simply renaming
> did the trick; now metacity starts instantly, without the delay. On a
> quick inspection, I cannot see what in the shell script was causing
> the problem.
You have nothing in ~/.gnome-errors ?
Can you do some more tests ?
In /usr/share/gnome/default.session try to replace this line :
1,RestartCommand=gnome-wm --default-wm gnome-wm --sm-client-id default1
1,RestartCommand=gnome-wm --default-wm x-window-manager --sm-client-id default1