Gedit blocks logout even if document is saved

Bug #272854 reported by Ernst Sjöstrand on 2008-09-21
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Fix Released
gnome-session (Ubuntu)
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

Binary package hint: gedit

Steps to reproduce:
Start gedit
Open a document, don't change anything
Try to log out

Gedit is blocking logout

Gedit should not block logout

fab-furnari (fab-furnari) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. I've tried to reproduce your bug but I can log out without any problem, with gedit open and a document not modified or saved.
Can you report your distribution or other useful informatons please?

Changed in gedit:
status: New → Incomplete
Ernst Sjöstrand (ernstp) wrote :

This is on intrepid, sorry! Could be reproduced by others on #ubuntu+1

Changed in gedit:
status: Incomplete → New
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for your bug report, that's gnome-session and known upstream, you can read about it on

Changed in gedit:
assignee: nobody → desktop-bugs
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Triaged
Changed in gnome-session:
status: Unknown → New
jan (jan-ubuntu-h-i-s) wrote :

Worked fine in Hardy. Please explain why the incompatible combination EggSMClient with gnome-session 2.24 was included in Intrepid in the first place, and how regression / beta tests did not catch this.
Who can move the status of beyond unconfirmed ?

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

the issue was known but the new gnome-session is part of GNOME and upstream said they would fix issues before the stable version which they didn't

Changed in gnome-session:
status: New → Fix Released
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

the issue is fixed to svn now

Changed in gnome-session (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package gnome-session - 2.26.0svn20090408-0ubuntu1

gnome-session (2.26.0svn20090408-0ubuntu1) jaunty; urgency=low

  * Updated to the current svn version (lp: #257067, #272854)
  * debian/patches/91_upstream_change_fix_session_saving.patch:
    - update by Vincent Untz which should make session storing work
      on all the actions now (lp: #552387)
  * debian/patches/98_autotools.patch:
    - new version update
  * debian/rules:
    - update for manpage changes in the new version

 -- Sebastien Bacher <email address hidden> Wed, 08 Apr 2009 09:47:57 +0200

Changed in gnome-session (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in gnome-session:
importance: Unknown → Medium
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