[arch-general] Programs Not Closing

Roman V.Leon. roman-vl at meta.ua
Wed Oct 26 14:34:36 EDT 2011

26.10.2011 22:10, Squall Lionheart пишет:
> On Wed, Oct 26, 2011 at 11:53 AM, Roman V.Leon.<roman-vl at meta.ua>  wrote:
>> 26.10.2011 20:53, Squall Lionheart пишет:
>>   Hello,
>>> Ever since the upgrade to KDE 4.7 several weeks ago, a lot of programs
>>> seem
>>> to hang in the Task Manager after I close them.  They will remain for a
>>> long
>>> time or until I open another application.  I also have an occasional
>>> application crash when I shutdown.  Unfortunately, the crash message tells
>>> me nothing of what program is crashing and I'm not sure if it's related.
>>> My question for everyone is regarding the programs hanging around since
>>> it's
>>> a regular thing and is most likely the cause of the latter.  Is this a
>>> common thing or do I have some conflict somewhere, or a service that isn't
>>> happy?
>>> I run pacman -Suy almost daily and use Firefox, Thunderbird, Kopete,
>>> Yakuake, VirtualBox, Terminal, Kwrite, and BOINC on a regular bases.  I
>>> put
>>> my system to sleep nightly and shutdown at the end of the week.
>>> DAEMONS=(syslog-ng dbus network !netfs crond alsa @cupsd @boinc @samba).
>>> I hope that's enough info.
>>> Thank you
>>>   What you mean under "Task Manager" ? The thing is i have similar problem
>> after update to KDE 4.7 - some programs exist in task panel some time, after
>> I closed them. For example after i closing firefox i can see it's shortcut
>> in task panel.
>> --
>> Cheers,
>> Roman V.Leon.
> I am referring to the same thing.  The Task panel is named Task Manager.
> After I close an application, the space it would take on the panel remains
> and the icon changes to the X no icon image (I think it's the xorg
> icon/logo).  After this happens, the only way to get rid of it is to open
> and close another application or to wait a long time.
> Do you think Desktop Search, Nepomnk or akonadi would have anything to do
> with this?  I had them disabled for a long time then enabled them after the
> 4.7 update since I was constantly being nagged about them being disabled.
> Would rather not have them at all in my opinion.
I don't think it's search systems behaviour, i had disabled them about a 
year ago(when system was installed) and never used them. I was under 
impression that i'm just the only one lucky with this issue, now it 
seems that it's a bug which became visible after update.

Roman V.Leon.

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