Re: curious gnome desktop behaviour after upgrade
On Wed, 05 May 2010 09:00:17 +0100, John O Laoi wrote:
> When I open a console on the GUI and minimize it, it appears to go to
> the bottom right corner, and then disappears completely. Then the Panel
> on the top panel no longer functions. Icons on the desktop continue to
> If I open another app, all of the buttons on the top panel disappear,
> except for the volume button.
> Then the bottom panel becomes completely bank.
> Any ideas what has happened?
It seems something was messed-up. GNOME updates do not always go smoothly.
- First try: run "killall gnome-panel".
- Second thing to check: create a new panel and see if behaves correctly
when you minimize the applications.
- Thrird try: create a new user and login with it.