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Old 11-14-2004, 07:00 AM   #1
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Want to reinstall Gnome, basic applets are crashing

Installed FC3 and was liking it.

I was fooling around with yum installs and I installed openswan from dag. I also switched my ethernet ip from dhcp to manual.

Upon reboot, all my basic Gnome applets, like Window Chooser and Show Desktop crashed upon login. I tried to readd them, but they crash on my attempts.

Now, when I minimize a window, I lose it.

I tried uninstalling openswan and reseting my ethernet to dhcp; that didn't help.

I'd like to get those applets working again. Is there something like a Gnome reinstall or repair I can do to get those applets working again?
Old 11-14-2004, 08:16 AM   #2
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I sometimes have that sort of problem.

I made a note of gnome configuration files in the home directory that you can delete to make gnome revert to default settings. Don't know if it will help but they are:

Old 11-14-2004, 12:47 PM   #3
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Delete gnome files won't help

Thanks for the advice, unfortunately, that didn't work

I still get the errors.


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