[Owncloud] gnome 3 autostart

Michael Göhler somebody.here at gmx.de
Mon Sep 17 22:19:11 UTC 2012

Am Fri, 14 Sep 2012 14:18:42 +0200
schrieb Sebastian Kügler <sebas at kde.org>:

> Hey,
> On Friday, September 14, 2012 09:47:02 Michael Göhler wrote:
> > > Btw, owncloud-client does not auto-start after installing it
> > > (fedora 17; gnome 3). It needs to be manually started when the
> > > machine boots up.. -t
> > 
> > It can be started automatically by adding it to the "Startup
> > Applications" under gnome3. But for me there is an issue
> > registering the statusbar-icon. So it doesn't show up on startup.
> > It seems that the app tries to register the icon before the taskbar
> > object exists at all.
> From a "system tray" point of view, that should not matter. Even if
> there's no system tray, the icon should still appear (albeit in a
> random position). Th mechanism works as follows: Application exports
> an XWindow of 22x22, the shell (or system tray host if you wish) then
> repositions this window.
> So it's worth investigating if this really is a race condition in
> GNOME startup, or if it's just a random other bug.
I tried to reproduce it piping stdout/stderr to a logfile. I've also
tried to strace it. But for some reason it disappeared since I startet
debugging it. Very strange :)

I keep the debugging in place. Maybe it reappears at some point.

> > I also noticed, that the oc-client handles his sub-threads
> > incorrectly which is shown by zombie tasks in the 'ps' output.
> I've never seen this happen. Which version are you using?
I'm using 1.0.5 on Linux Mint 13.

I don't know much about debugging zombies. Here the ps output for now.

> Cheers,


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