Gnome Accessibility Bus unconfigured without corresponding declaration

Bug #1411556 reported by Cefn on 2015-01-16
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
lubuntu-meta (Ubuntu)
Undecided
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Bug Description

On launching Gnome-based apps within a Lubuntu session I regularly received console errors like the following from even console apps...

** (apport-gtk:15078): WARNING **: Error retrieving accessibility bus address: org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.ServiceUnknown: The name org.a11y.Bus was not provided by any .service files

I have found that adding the following line to /etc/profile ...

export NO_AT_BRIDGE=1

...suppresses the requests for the accessibility bus. This is a feature request to configure Lubuntu desktop to include this Environment variable through /etc/profile or equivalent.

An equivalent functionality is allegedly possible through declarations within /etc/security/pam_env.conf although I haven't tested this. Another Lubuntu-specific location may be better but I'm not that familiar with Lubuntu/LXDE session configuration files.

Note: I'm running Lubuntu with the Compiz window manager and gtk-window-decorator (I don't know if this is relevant, and kind of doubt it).

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.10
Package: lubuntu-desktop 0.55
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.16.0-28.38-generic 3.16.7-ckt1
Uname: Linux 3.16.0-28-generic i686
ApportVersion: 2.14.7-0ubuntu8
Architecture: i386
Date: Fri Jan 16 09:00:50 2015
InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-01-01 (14 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Lubuntu 14.10 "Utopic Unicorn" - Release i386 (20141022.1)
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=en_GB:en
 TERM=xterm
 PATH=(custom, no user)
 LANG=en_GB.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: lubuntu-meta
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Cefn (6-launchpad-net-cefn-com) wrote :
Pander (pander) wrote :

This might be the same problem as in https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/dbus/+bug/1217757 see comment number 26. If so, please link that bug to this duplicate one.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in lubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Chris Guiver (guiverc) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. We are sorry that we do not always have the capacity to look at all reported bugs in a timely manner. There have been many changes in Ubuntu since that time you reported the bug and your problem may have been fixed with some of the updates. It would help us a lot if you could test it on a currently supported Ubuntu version. When you test it and it is still an issue, kindly upload the updated logs by running only once:
apport-collect <bug #>

and any other logs that are relevant for this particular issue.

Changed in lubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

[Expired for lubuntu-meta (Ubuntu) because there has been no activity for 60 days.]

Changed in lubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Expired
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