Using USB 3 plugs crashes Gnome

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Wed Sep 25 23:13:23 UTC 2013


On Wed, 2013-09-25 at 20:53 +0200, Björn Persson wrote:
> Digimer wrote:
> >In
> >a couple of occasions, if I leave it long enough, the windows would
> >start responding to a limited amount, but they would all be jammed up
> >to the top-left corner, have no windows and can't be moved or given
> >focus (so I can only interact with the windows I can see part of).
> 
> That sounds like the window manager has crashed. You may be able to
> restart it if you know the command and one of the windows you can see
> happens to be a terminal.

Or by going to a VT and doing (usually):

DISPLAY=:0 gnome-shell --replace
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