Multiple Instances of nm-applet

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at
Sat Jul 21 16:32:43 CEST 2007

On jeu, 2007-07-19 at 16:00 -0700, Rich Shepard wrote:
> I've replaced the linux distribution on our ThinkPad 600E with
> Xubuntu-7.04. Each time it boots, multiple instances of the network
> manager
> (nm-applet) are loaded; we're up to well more than 20 now. They're
> like a
> cancer, growing uncontrollably and I can't cure the machine of this
> illnesss. 

Just kill any instances, clean your sessions files after logout. Then
log in back, and add "nm-applet --sm-disable" to your autostarted
applications. nm-applet doesn't supports well session management (at
least outside of gnome, it seems).


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