jaunty: zombies after update

Alan Dacey GrokIt at ajinfosearch.com
Sun Mar 1 15:08:28 UTC 2009

Mark Greenwood wrote:
>>>> Alan
>> Are you using the nvidia driver? There's a big thread over on the nvidia forums about this. It seems to affect anything that runs in the system tray. I've found that starting KDE with an empty session is a workaround, and I've raised a bug:
>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/335879
>> Mark
> Actually , on the same subject, does anybody know if it's possible to revert the nvidia driver back to the previous version? On the nvidia forums people are saying this cures the problem, but I don't know how to do this on Kubuntu.
> Mark

sudo apt-get install nvidia-glx-177

or something like that.


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