Bug 1242452 - "XFCE4 Power Manager is not running, do you want to launch it now"
lubuntu at prpcompany.com
Wed Dec 10 22:30:22 UTC 2014
On 12/9/2014 10:23 PM, John Hupp wrote:
> This bug was posted when the /etc/xdg/autostart bug was causing
> everything in that folder to fail to autostart. The autostart bug has
> been fixed and the other shortcuts in the folder all autostart now as
> far as I know, yet this power manager bug was not fixed by it.
> The workarounds posted at the time were in general the same
> workarounds proposed for all the other shortcuts in that folder.
> Does anyone know why this continues to fail to autostart? And/or have
> a new workaround?
OK, I figured out that xfce4-power-manager continued to fail due to a
line in its shortcut file at /etc/xdg/autostart/xfce4-power-manager.desktop:
Comment out that line with gksudo leafpad and the shortcut will work!
I have updated the bug report at
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