[xubuntu-users] xbuntu desktop crash after boot from suspend

Skip Evans skip at bigskypenguin.com
Sun Jan 28 20:36:14 GMT 2007


Hi Adam & all,

I have Edgy and, yes, it is 4.3.99.1

This install was just made from the download disk a 
couple of days ago.

I will check out the upgrade.

Much thanks!

Skip

Adam Miller wrote:
> Skip,
>      To see what version of Xfce you are running click 
> Applications->About Xfce ... if you are running Edgy it should say 
> "version 4.3.99.1 <http://4.3.99.1> (Xfce 4.4 BETA2)". I don't know off 
> the top of my head what it will say for Dapper (I just copied and pasted 
> that line from my "about Xfce" window). If you would like to install 
> Xfce4.4 Stable manually, it can be done from www.xfce.org 
> <http://www.xfce.org> and there is a user friendly graphical installer 
> to make the process as painless as possible.
> 
> -Adam
> 
> On 1/28/07, *Skip Evans* <skip at bigskypenguin.com 
> <mailto:skip at bigskypenguin.com>> wrote:
> 
>     Hey all,
> 
>     I have a similar condition on my brand new install
>     of Xu. I leave my machine here at home on all the
>     time. Last night I let it go to sleep by itself, but
>     this morning when trying to wake it up the way I
>     usually do by rattling the mouse, it would not wake
>     up the screen, and the light on the monitor stayed
>     yellow, not going green, and the screen stayed blank.
> 
>     I ended up having to reboot the machine... *ouch!!!*
> 
>     has anyone else experienced this with Xu? Is there a
>     fix?
> 
>     I see below Adam recommends installing Xcfe 4.4. How
>     can we tell what version we have, and were do we get
>     the new one, if I need it?
> 
>     Thanks!
>     Skip
> 
>     Adam Miller wrote:
>      > Honestly, I think this just might be an issue of bad
>     implementation of
>      > the suspend function or possibly its combination with xfce. I appears
>      > that there is a memory leak somewhere in xfce after you come back
>     from
>      > the suspend, it might be possible that it is an issue with the
>     fact that
>      > Xubuntu dapper and edgy were both technically xfce4.4 beta releases
>      > (xfce4.4 stable was just recently released an will be part of the
>     next
>      > Xubuntu release, code named feisty).
>      >
>      > I unfortunately don't know how you would go about fixing this,
>     but you
>      > would try installing the new xfce 4.4 stable release manually and
>     seeing
>      > if there is any improvement.
>      >
>      > -Adam
>      >
>      > On 1/28/07, *solotim* <solotim.cn at gmail.com
>     <mailto:solotim.cn at gmail.com>
>      > <mailto:solotim.cn at gmail.com <mailto:solotim.cn at gmail.com>>> wrote:
>      >
>      >     hehe.OK.
>      >     I am really eager to be helped.Because I love Xu.
>      >
>      >     On Sun, 28 Jan 2007 00:06:25 -0700
>      >     Skip Evans < skip at bigskypenguin.com
>     <mailto:skip at bigskypenguin.com> <mailto:skip at bigskypenguin.com
>     <mailto:skip at bigskypenguin.com>>>
>      >     wrote:
>      >
>      >      > I'm sorry. That was a lame attempt at humor.
>      >      >
>      >      > solotim wrote:
>      >      > > What's your meaning?
>      >      > >
>      >      > > On Sat, 27 Jan 2007 23:55:09 -0700
>      >      > > Skip Evans < skip at bigskypenguin.com
>     <mailto:skip at bigskypenguin.com>
>      >     <mailto:skip at bigskypenguin.com
>     <mailto:skip at bigskypenguin.com>>> wrote:
>      >      > >
>      >      > >> I think you're machine went out partying last night.
>      >      > >> This is clearly a bad case of computer hangover.
>      >      > >>
>      >      > >> Is your car low on gas? Are there any empty beer
>      >      > >> cans in the back seat?
>      >      > >>
>      >      > >> Look for signs of lady laptops sneaking out early in
>      >      > >> the morning before you got out of bed.
>      >      > >>
>      >      > >> solotim wrote:
>      >      > >>> ok.
>      >      > >>> it's Xubuntu Edgy.
>      >      > >>> My computer is Dell Latitude C600 Laptop.
>      >      > >>> I'm new to xubuntu, so i did nothing to it's
>     configuration.
>      >      > >>> I just suspended it yesterday and press Enter to wake
>     it up
>      >     today.
>      >      > >>>
>      >      > >>>
>      >      > >>> On Sun, 28 Jan 2007 00:44:06 -0500
>      >      > >>> John Shane <jslists at mtwafrica.org
>     <mailto:jslists at mtwafrica.org>
>      >     <mailto:jslists at mtwafrica.org
>     <mailto:jslists at mtwafrica.org>>> wrote:
>      >      > >>>
>      >      > >>>> On Sun, 28 Jan 2007 10:28:34 +0900
>      >      > >>>> Frank Tao <solotim.cn at gmail.com
>     <mailto:solotim.cn at gmail.com>
>      >     <mailto: solotim.cn at gmail.com <mailto:solotim.cn at gmail.com>>>
>     wrote:
>      >      > >>>>
>      >      > >>>>> Hi,
>      >      > >>>>>
>      >      > >>>>> The desktop of my Xubuntu get a mess after I open my
>      >     computer from
>      >      > >>>>> last suspend operation. Please have a look of the mess
>      >     screenshot:
>      >      > >>>>>
>      >      > >>>>>
>      >    
>     http://www.blogjava.net/images/blogjava_net/solotim/16976/r_Screenshot-2.png
>      >      > >>>>>
>      >    
>     http://www.blogjava.net/images/blogjava_net/solotim/16976/r_screanshot-1.png
>      >     <
>     http://www.blogjava.net/images/blogjava_net/solotim/16976/r_screanshot-1.png>
>      >      > >>>>>
>      >      > >>>>> Please give me a hand,it will be appreciated.
>      >      > >>>> Tell us more about your computer, which version of
>     Xubuntu
>      >     and how
>      >      > >>>> you have suspend set up.
>      >      > >>>>
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