Terminal will not run

Thilo Six T.Six at gmx.de
Tue Mar 27 16:49:46 UTC 2007

Ben Edwards wrote the following on 27.03.2007 00:10:
> When I try to run the standard terminal it just comes up on the taskbar,
> vanishes and nothing happens.

"standard terminal" means xterm?

> When I try gnome-terminal from a xterm window I get:-
> mythtv at chomsky:~$ gnome-terminal
> The program 'gnome-terminal' received an X Window System error.
> This probably reflects a bug in the program.
> The error was 'BadValue (integer parameter out of range for operation)'.
>   (Details: serial 109 error_code 2 request_code 78 minor_code 0)
>   (Note to programmers: normally, X errors are reported asynchronously;
>    that is, you will receive the error a while after causing it.
>    To debug your program, run it with the --sync command line
>    option to change this behavior. You can then get a meaningful
>    backtrace from your debugger if you break on the gdk_x_error()
> function.)

which ubuntu version are you running?

Have you tried with fresh profile (new user) ?

> Any ideas?
> Ben

bye Thilo
i am on Ubuntu 2.6 KDE
- some friend of mine

gpg key: 0x4A411E09

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