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Activity log for bug #886401

Date Who What changed Old value New value Message
2011-11-04 23:35:00 bryncoles bug added bug
2011-11-07 18:28:38 Charlie Kravetz gthumb (Ubuntu): importance Undecided Low
2011-11-07 18:28:38 Charlie Kravetz gthumb (Ubuntu): status New Triaged
2011-11-07 18:31:05 Charlie Kravetz description When browsing images in Xubuntu's default picture viewer, it cannot execute the option to set image as desktop background. After selecting this option, reporting success and not changing the background, I click 'preferences' and am told: Could not show the desktop background properties Failed to execute child process "gnome-appearance-properties" (No such file or directory) ProblemType: Bug DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10 Package: gthumb 3:2.13.1-1ubuntu1 ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.0.0-12.20-generic 3.0.4 Uname: Linux 3.0.0-12-generic x86_64 ApportVersion: 1.23-0ubuntu4 Architecture: amd64 Date: Fri Nov 4 23:31:44 2011 InstallationMedia: Xubuntu 11.10 "Oneiric Ocelot" - Release amd64 (20111012) ProcEnviron: LANGUAGE=en_GB:en PATH=(custom, no user) LANG=en_GB.UTF-8 SHELL=/bin/bash SourcePackage: gthumb UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install) When browsing images in Xubuntu's default picture viewer, it cannot execute the option to set image as desktop background. After selecting this option, reporting success and not changing the background, I click 'preferences' and am told: Could not show the desktop background properties Failed to execute child process "gnome-appearance-properties" (No such file or directory) ProblemType: Bug DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10 Package: gthumb 3:2.13.1-1ubuntu1 ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.0.0-12.20-generic 3.0.4 Uname: Linux 3.0.0-12-generic x86_64 ApportVersion: 1.23-0ubuntu4 Architecture: amd64 Date: Fri Nov 4 23:31:44 2011 InstallationMedia: Xubuntu 11.10 "Oneiric Ocelot" - Release amd64 (20111012) ProcEnviron:  LANGUAGE=en_GB:en  PATH=(custom, no user)  LANG=en_GB.UTF-8  SHELL=/bin/bash SourcePackage: gthumb UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install) WORKAROUND: menu -> Settings -> Settings Manager -> Session and Startup, Advanced tab, check Launch GNOME services on startup to activate the ability to to change backgrounds using gthumb.
2012-03-20 21:50:27 Jay S bug added subscriber Jay S