[Fwd: ubuntu hoary and right-click menu]

Brian J. Tarricone bjt23 at cornell.edu
Sun Apr 3 22:46:25 CEST 2005

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Wait wait wait wait wait....

In 4.2.1, I changed it so the menu module dlopen()s xfdesktop to find
the quit() function, and still runs fine without it (just the quit menu
entry doesn't work if there's b0rk).  So tell this dude to upgrade.


Brian J. Tarricone wrote:
> This is related to an unresolved bug somewhere, though I can't seem to
> find it.  It seems the linker on ubuntu (and elsewhere?) isn't exporting
> the proper symbols from the xfdesktop binary, hence the problem.  I'm
> not really sure what to do about it.  Though I suppose I could just not
> use quit() and instead run the xfce4-session-logout binary from the menu
> code.  That won't be installed if the session manager isn't installed,
> and that'll break the quit menu item if it's installed but not running.
> 	-b
> Olivier Fourdan wrote:
>>>FYI. I confirm the problem.
>>>ubuntu hoary and right-click menu
>>>"me-ki" <me-ki at lycos.co.uk>
>>>Sun, 03 Apr 2005 19:23:56 GMT
>>>fourdan at xfce.org
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>>>hi i'm using ubuntu hoary and i have updated to xfce4.2 using apt-get
>>>once i'm logged in i don't get any right click menus, it used to work
>>>before but now it does. in terminal it gives out this error:
>>>** (xfdesktop:7170): CRITICAL **: XfceDesktopMenu init failed (The
>>>XfceDesktopMenu module could not be loaded:
>>>/usr/lib/xfce4/modules/xfce4_desktop_menu.so: undefined symbol: quit)
>>>** (xfdesktop:7170): WARNING **: xfdesktop: Unable to initialise menu
>>>module. Right-click menu will be unavailable.
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