Fixing 'unity --reset'
didrocks at ubuntu.com
Tue Oct 16 05:51:19 UTC 2012
Le 15/10/2012 22:14, Jorge O. Castro a écrit :
> Hi everyone,
> Some changes to unity this cycle means that "unity --reset" doesn't
> work. Didrocks sort of explained what needed to happen to make it work
> and J Phani Mahesh stepped up to the plate taking a stab at it.
> - https://bitbucket.org/jpmahesh/unity-reset/src/00e73b345dae/reset-gio.py?at=master
> Some things here:
> - It needs to be tested more widely.
> - Someone needs to integrate it into Unity at some point once we know
> it works so people can do "unity --reset".
> Thanks J Phani for this contribution!
Hey, Thanks J Phani for this contribution!
As explained to Jorge on IRC yesterday, still some work is needed to
integrate it into ubuntu:
It would be better to use the python gobject gsettings binding rather
than calling subprocess for gsettings reset directly. Also, not having
the list hard-coded by detecting which schemas are installed on the
system: otherwise, gsettings might fail if you reset a schema which
isn't installed, and you can miss some if you don't reset extra plugins
not part of the default install. (And the default list can also change
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