another panel update

Brian J. Tarricone bjt23 at
Mon May 9 11:48:40 CEST 2005

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Brian J. Tarricone wrote:
> Jasper Huijsmans wrote:
>>>hey all,
>>>fyi, from the commit log:
>>>* remove builtin launcher
>>>* replace with new launcher (backwards compatible)
>>>* remove popup position global option
>>>* other stuff (it's a pretty big change, so I'm sure i forgot something ;-)
>>>Please tell me if it breaks anything.
> Unfortunately it breaks *everything* here =/.  It just hangs on startup;
> no window or anything.  strace shows its in a loop polling fd 3 for
> data, which it does seem to get every now and then, but goes back into
> looping.  The main window never appears.
> I moved aside ~/.config/xfce4/panel to get a fresh start, but the same
> thing happened.
> Backtrace isn't all that useful:
> Program received signal SIGINT, Interrupt.
> [Switching to Thread -1218603344 (LWP 1595)]
> 0xffffe410 in __kernel_vsyscall ()
> (gdb) bt
> #0  0xffffe410 in __kernel_vsyscall ()
> #1  0xb77ad72d in poll () from /lib/
> #2  0xb79a6246 in g_main_context_acquire () from /usr/lib/
> #3  0xb79a650e in g_main_loop_run () from /usr/lib/
> #4  0xb7dda60c in gtk_main () from /usr/lib/
> #5  0x080549fa in main (argc=1, argv=0xbfffed64) at main.c:487

Some more info...

I tried removing the panel-plugins directory, so it would only have the
stock included plugins.  Still hung.

Reverted to SVN revision 14204 (before your big change), and... it's
still locking up.  This really makes no sense.  Any thoughts, or am I


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