Some things, such as themes, sounds, or background settings may not work correctly.. " -now i'm kicking myself for not recording the exact error because the next part of that message Vincent Jestin (mazargman) wrote on 2006-10-31: #13 gnome-settings-daemon bug report Edit (5.4 KiB, text/plain) >does running gnome-settings-daemon by hand after the startup works fine? I did as user reddaz suggested and most times it will come up ok now. Now it logins fast and everything works perfect. http://linuxprofilm.com/there-was/there-was-an-error-starting-the-gnome-settings-daemon.html
Registered Linux User #362651 Don't use any of my solutions on working computers or near small children. no error, system runs great but i still wanted my kde related icons back & i do use pidgin so re-installed the necessary packets from source manager & everything is back Following these steps i was able to solve the problem. Similar errors appear when opening (some/many?) of the preferences dialogs. https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1080131
Top BlueH2O Posts: 22 Joined: 2008/10/20 16:55:28 Re: Error starting GNOME Settings Daemon - Helper exited with unknown return code 1 Quote Postby BlueH2O » 2011/05/23 15:04:43 Updates have to be this issue is definitely caused by a kde related update.. L.
Could they be a problem?I looked at some issues with similar error messages, where they downgraded the gnome-settings-tools, how do I do that? Vincent Jestin (mazargman) wrote on 2006-10-30: #11 I have this bug too. Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote on 2006-09-26: #4 No, what you attached before with the title "gnome-settings-daemon bug report", get the same while gnome-control-center-dbg is installed (it's used automatically) gosh (jos-plompen) wrote Also, im kinda new to this..."There was an error starting the GNOME Settings Daemon.
i did some more customizations just to be sure.. This did it for me, instantly the login was oké. I copied the from where pacman generates the fallback version before starting to upgrade. //[2008-05-30 18:44] :: Begin build[2008-05-30 18:44] :: Parsing hook [base][2008-05-30 18:44] :: Parsing hook [udev][2008-05-30 18:44] :: If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version.
I had it happen once but when I rebooted, the problem went away. Report a bug This report contains Public information Edit Everyone can see this information. Then after half an hour (my screen went black sometimes) this "file browser" thing came up. The lookups is done through nscd.
The screen looks like an old tv with a bad perception. https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=49497 I removed ::1 ip6-localhost ip6-loopback from /etc/hosts and added the lo loopback reference in /etc/network/interfaces. I had tried commenting the hosts file for IP6 and > it didn't work. Now I understand that it's not my fault by yet another Fedora6 bug.
I reported it as bug #70046, which is a duplicate I guess. http://linuxprofilm.com/there-was/there-was-an-error-starting-the-gnome-settings-daemon-gentoo.html I can access System -> Appearance and change the theme, and System-> Keyboard, but I get this error: Unable to start the settings manager 'gnome-settings-daemon'. kaptengu (kaptengu) wrote on 2006-11-14: #28 Thank you Peter! Thanks in advance.
KDE) settings manager may already be active and conflicting with the GNOME settings manager.Thanks again! Clicking the shutdown button on the panel caused it to freeze. lol I clicked on system / preferences / appearance, and immediately got the error "There was an error starting the GNOME Settings Daemon. click site Cheers, Mezzyou need that .service file..try removing and reinstalling the gnome-setting-daemon if it reinstall it... (this is very windows like )or try to modify as written on that list...tell us if
Top Display posts from previous: All posts1 day7 days2 weeks1 month3 months6 months1 year Sort by AuthorPost timeSubject AscendingDescending Post Reply Print view 11 posts 1 2 Next Return to “CentOS When loggin in on my Gnome session, the only thing I get is a black screen and a (functional) mouse cursor. 'ps' in a terminal shows that only x-window-manager, ssh-agend, dbus-lauch So as with every modification, it was time for the final test, rebooting the machine.
If there's any other info I can provide please let me know. I don't really know what this means so...:DFixed everything else now, so it seems like the only thing this error is affecting is that i can't change the keyboard language. Derek Buranen (eburner) wrote on 2007-04-12: #82 Here's the real culprit. *ping localhost This command wasn't working. I found a solution in the ubuntuusers.de wiki: in "/etc/hosts" append the line: """ 127.0.0.1 localhost """ change to: """ 127.0.0.1 localhost unix """ After restarting network, freeNX works fine ;)
Offline #8 2008-06-01 07:57:46 _Marco_ Member Registered: 2008-04-21 Posts: 242 Re: Error starting the GNOME Settings Daemon well, it's not related with your issue but you can change the keyboard layout First, I get following line in the console: SESSION_MANAGER=local/pointerouge:/tmp/.ICE-unix/4816 Then the top-left gray square appears. Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions Actions About Oracle Technology Network (OTN)My Oracle Support Community (MOSC)MOS Support PortalAboutModern Marketing BlogRSS FeedPowered byOracle Technology NetworkOracle Communities DirectoryFAQAbout OracleOracle and SunRSS FeedsSubscribeCareersContact UsSite MapsLegal http://linuxprofilm.com/there-was/there-was-an-error-starting-the-gnome-settings-deamon.html Some things, such as themes, sounds, or background settings may not work correctly.
Package Maintainer: If you wish for this bug to remain open because you plan to fix it in a currently maintained version, simply change the 'version' to a later Fedora version Gnome now starts quickly with no errors. Age: 71 Posts: 22,928 Does this happen every time? The Settings Daemon restarted too many times.
Thanks for the help, I would never have tried the firewall without it! However, it is still running incredibly slowly (10 minutes and it still hasn't finished putting together the desktop). That doesn't work. Here a list of about, 50 someting programs were.
Logging in to a Fedora station is no problem with Xming as well.