Crashes from Unity/Xorg continues with 12.10

Thomas Novin thomas at
Tue Oct 23 06:40:34 UTC 2012

On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 8:36 AM, Thomas Novin <thomas at> wrote:

> However, after logging in, I didn't get any notification that my system
> had crashed and question about submitting. I then read here:
> and changed under Privacy >
> Diagnostics, Send error reports to Canonical. This has no effect though,
> after logging out and then in again I get no question about submitting my
> crash.
> Now I entered this setting again and the option was unchecked! It seems
> that checking that option doesn't stick.
By chance I found this in my syslog:

Oct 23 08:32:07 thonov-ubuntu dbus[803]: [system] Activating service
name='com.ubuntu.WhoopsiePreferences' (using servicehelper)
Oct 23 08:32:07 thonov-ubuntu dbus[803]: [system] Activated service
'com.ubuntu.WhoopsiePreferences' failed: Cannot launch daemon, file not
found or permissions invalid

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