X crash and xfce4

edscott wilson garcia edscott at imp.mx
Tue Apr 1 01:37:31 CEST 2003

El lun, 31-03-2003 a las 14:04, Jasper Huijsmans escribió:
> On 30 Mar 2003 22:49:15 -0600
> edscott wilson garcia <edscott at imp.mx> wrote:
> > 
> > It's been several times now that my X session crashes (inevitable when
> > I'm in the shower or sleeping), and what it strange is that the xfce4
> > panel is still running (even with no X) hogging up the CPU. After
> > restarting X it still runs and hogs the CPU until I give it a kill -9.
> > This is on FreeBSD-4.7, it is not reproduceable on demand, and I have
> > no idea why it happens and if xfce4 is a victim or culprit. Just FYI.
> > 
> I have a feeling it may have something to do with signal handling. The
> panel tries to restart on SIGHUP. It receives this signal when X quits,
> but I don't know what happens when X crashes.

Apparently at the time of the crashes, xffm received a signal 1
(SIGHUP). If the panel tries to restart, but no Xsession is running,
what comes of it?


> 	Jasper
> _______________________________________________
> Xfce4-dev mailing list
> Xfce4-dev at xfce.org
> http://moongroup.com/mailman/listinfo/xfce4-dev

More information about the Xfce4-dev mailing list