[Xfce 4.8] - Panels Are Unstable And Crash Frequently ?

Andrzej ndrwrdck at googlemail.com
Sat Feb 11 15:16:47 CET 2012

On 02/11/2012 08:22 PM, Jesse Palser wrote:
> I tried to perform the debugging instructions you wrote.
> I get as far as typing "gdb xfce4-panel", but the panels do not show?
> Here is a screenshot:
> http://16bitsoft.com/images/Xfce-Panel-Bug/Xfce-Panel-Debug-Problem-01.png
> What am I doing wrong?
> I did install the "*-dbg" packages and ran "xterm" by typing "Alt+F2".

You are doing very well! It was just my sloppy explanation. Sorry about 

As others have said, in the gdb you should type:

(gdb) run
[trigger the crash]
(gdb) bt
[you should get a long report, press <enter> several times if necessary 
and copy the terminal contents to the email]
(gdb) quit



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