gedit as root now locks desktop hard

Michael Schwendt mschwendt at
Thu Dec 26 17:46:44 UTC 2013

On Thu, 26 Dec 2013 10:11:59 -0500, Robert Moskowitz wrote:

> Again, after a bunch of tweaking, I needed to edit a system config file, 
> so sued, and ran "gedit file.conf &" and the desktop locked hard.  Only 
> option was a power off via the switch.  I rebooted and after logging in, 
> just opened a terminal, sued, and opened gedit and locked hard.
> This was working nicely before I did all that tweaking.  Perhaps one of 
> the extensions or how do I look for this.  It is too painful to test...

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