[ubuntu-uk] Saucy Salamander testing ....
psmouty at live.com
Wed May 8 22:14:21 UTC 2013
On 08/05/13 21:33, Liam Proven wrote:
> On 8 May 2013 21:14, Barry Drake <ubuntu-advertising at gmx.com> wrote:
>> On 08/05/13 16:35, Liam Proven wrote:
>>> Possible idea: create a new account from the CLI, log in to it - default
>>> settings might work where the existing ones don't - and see if the theme can
>>> be reset from there? Or, if it's a sacrificial account, experimentally nuke
>>> the GNOME settings in the home directory? (Temporarily move 'em elsewhere to
>>> see if they are causing the problem.)
>> Thanks for the suggestions. They did not work. The new account and the
>> guest account behave in the same way. I'll take the updates for a few days
>> and if that fails, re-install from the daily build in a week or so - it's
>> easy to waste more time than a simple re-install will take.
> Sorry to hear they didn't help. Your plan sounds good, though. Let us
> know how you get on?
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I had a similar issue after upgrade to 12.04 (I know it's not your
problem!), to fix it I moved my .local folder from my home and put in
Documents. Then reboot, & put things back 1 bit at a time, turned out it
was the icon folder causing the prob for me (dunno how?!).
Might be worth a try before complete re-install!!
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