Gnome crashed

Srivatsa Kanchi, R skanchi at
Thu Sep 7 09:08:02 UTC 2006

On Thu, 2006-09-07 at 09:59 +0500, Waqas Toor wrote:
> Hi linuxers
> it all happend when i tried to install realplayer 10 on my machine ...
> installation went well but when i restarted ubuntu was unable to load
> gnome ... what was happening was its was trying to load gnome then
> crashed and this process kept on going for 6 time then wait for 2
> minutes and then again same ...
> error was reported by ubuntu was that its not loading right etc .. so
> how to recover from it ????

Gnome is started by 'gnome-session' program. it reads the session file
in your home directory when it starts. you can clear them and restart
with clean configuration. for more info you can refer its man page
`man gnome-session`

Srivatsa Kanchi, R <skanchi at>
NextHop Technologies

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