Start on login doesn't work

Bug #671838 reported by Juan Simón on 2010-11-06
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This bug affects 6 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Realtime Sunlight Wallpaper
Undecided
Carles Sentis

Bug Description

I have activated "Start Real-time Sunlight Wallpaper on login" and "gtk-sunlight --nodisplay" is added to the init programs of gnome session but when I login in my session the wallpaper is the last showed when I shut-down the computer and it doesn't change.
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Architecture: i386
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04 LTS "Lucid Lynx" - Release i386 (20100429)
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Package: gtk-sunlight 0.3.1-ubuntu-ppa1~lucid-1
PackageArchitecture: i386
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=es_ES:es:en_US:en
 PATH=(custom, user)
 LANG=es_ES
 SHELL=/bin/bash
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-25.45-generic-pae 2.6.32.21+drm33.7
Tags: lucid
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-25-generic-pae i686
UnreportableReason: Este no es un paquete Ubuntu genuino
UserGroups: adm admin audio cdrom dialout dip fax fuse lp lpadmin netdev nopasswdlogin plugdev sambashare users vboxusers video winbindd_priv

apport information

tags: added: apport-collected
description: updated
Changed in realtimesunlightwallpaper:
assignee: nobody → Carles Sentis (heepie202)
giorgio130 (gm89) wrote :

giorgio@giorgio-laptop:~$ gtk-sunlight --nodisplay
Segmentation fault

This is on amd64.

giorgio130 (gm89) wrote :

giorgio@giorgio-laptop:~$ gtk-sunlight argument

(gtk-sunlight:2069): GLib-CRITICAL **: parse_remaining_arg: assertion `group->entries[j].arg == G_OPTION_ARG_CALLBACK || group->entries[j].arg == G_OPTION_ARG_STRING_ARRAY || group->entries[j].arg == G_OPTION_ARG_FILENAME_ARRAY' failed
Segmentation fault

Maybe this is useful?

Ray (arindom-ray) wrote :

For me too similar problem is happening. Actually the wallpaper is only updating when we click the apply or OK button otherwise it is not refreshing, while we run the program, neither it is updating upon log in.

BrownieBoy (mike-brown-hotmail) wrote :

Same for me, as for Ray. The map only updates if I open up the app and click the Apply button. I have the Start ... on Login checkbox ticked.

Syslog shows the following error on start up:

gtk-sunlight[1832]: segfault at 0 ip 008c919a sp bffcc0cc error 4 in libc-2.11.1.so[856000+153000]

I'm on Ubuntu 10.04 Desktop Generic, but with AMD processor.

retimer (retimer) wrote :

Segmentstion fault on Ubuntu 10.10 32-bit (Intel Dual Core)
The log:
show_signal_msg: 4 callbacks suppressed
gtk-sunlight[2359]: segfault at 28 ip 00c33d2a sp bfae8e00 error 4 in libglib-2.0.so.0.2600.0[be7000+cd000]

Carles Sentis (heepie202) wrote :

Thank you everyone for the report. This issue should now be fixed

Changed in realtimesunlightwallpaper:
status: New → Fix Committed
Ray (arindom-ray) wrote :

Thanks for the fix. For me it seems to be working.

Patrick Magisson (pmagisson) wrote :

I have the same issue with version 0.4.2...
Picture is updated only when clicking on "apply"

Péter Prőhle (prohlep) wrote :

I have the same issue with version 0.4.2...
Picture is updated only when clicking on "apply"

Ubuntu 64bit 12.10

+ sometimes I get image refresh, sometimes not

+ sometimes the configuration window freezes

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