Gnome borked?

drago01 drago01 at
Mon Jun 20 11:17:20 UTC 2011

On Mon, Jun 20, 2011 at 1:14 PM, Nicolas Mailhot
<nicolas.mailhot at> wrote:
> Le Lun 20 juin 2011 12:46, Paul Johnson a écrit :
>> Hi,
>> After doing a rather large update to my rawhide box, it seems that it
>> no longer wants to play fair with Gnome giving a very unfriendly
>> "Something has gone wrong which I can't recover from. You should
>> logout and try again" message. Other than some desklet errors, nothing
>> seems to be wrong (obviously it is though).
>> Any ideas what the problem is or how to fix it?
> Its both a black screen of death and a black box process. Very frustrating.
> In gnome 2 when the session crashed one could still run apps (add the term
> shortut to nautilus, right click on the desktop and you have a term to launch
> a wm and a browser to look for solutions). In gnome 3 you're finished.

Well it is just a window, you can alt-f4 out of it.

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