Oh no! Something has gone wrong.

Sudhir Dharanendraiah sdharane at redhat.com
Mon Aug 29 14:41:37 UTC 2011

On 08/29/2011 07:02 PM, Michael Schwendt wrote:
> On Mon, 29 Aug 2011 10:44:54 +0530, SD (Sudhir) wrote:
>>> Never have seen this with F15. Only have read about it.
>>> Now it's hitting me badly everytime I boot F16 Alpha. Sometimes the
>>> second login attempt succeeds, sometimes it doesn't and needs
>>> a third attempt.
>>> gnome-shell-3.1.4-1.fc16.x86_64
>>> Where do I search for meaningful error messages?
>>> Attached .xession-errors is flooded.
>> I had hit this issue during F15 upgrade and looking at the
>> .xsession-erros, looks like you will  have to "yum remove gnome-screensaver"
> Didn't fix it. What would be the rationale?
> Several other programs mention the same problems in .xsession-errors
I'd try to remove those packages too. What I suspect is you have some 
kinda theme running?
> After "rpm -e gnome-screensaver" I've had five consecutive "Oh no" login
Any reason why you are not using yum?
> attempts, and the 6th worked. Race condition with something crashing or
> failing to initialise?

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