mousepad zombies after closing and can't be killed

Brian J. Tarricone bjt23 at
Tue Jul 17 19:39:42 CEST 2007

Jackson Robertson wrote:
> On Mon, 2007-07-16 at 22:11 -0700, Brian J. Tarricone wrote:
>> Jackson Robertson wrote:
>>> I have been running xfce4.4.1 for a while now and last week I noticed
>>> that mousepad was not closing and instead was staying in a state of
>>> zombie. I tried to killall as user and as root but to no avail. Is there
>>> some way to get this fixed. I am using xfce provided by the may
>>> archlinux repos. Thanks for the help and let me know if you need any
>>> other info from me.
>> How did you launch mousepad in the first place?  Panel?  Xfce menu? 
>> Thunar?  Desktop?
> I launch mousepad by just clicking on the file I want to edit in thunar
> for the most. I'm not sure if the problem happends when opening a file
> for editing from terminal though. 

There's a bug filed in bugzilla for this somewhere already...


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