Bug#377318: gnome-control-center: Spurious 'Unable to start the settings manager 'gnome-settings-daemon'.' message

Loïc Minier lool at dooz.org
Sat Jul 8 20:39:46 UTC 2006

tags 377318 + confirmed
severity 377318 important


On Sat, Jul 08, 2006, Sam Morris wrote:
> Whenever I run gnome-keyboard-properties or gnome-keybinding-properties,
> I am greeted by the following message:
> Unable to start the settings manager 'gnome-settings-daemon'.
> Without the GNOME settings manager running, some preferences may not take
> effect. This could indicate a problem with Bonobo, or a non-GNOME (e.g. KDE)
> settings manager may already be active and conflicting with the GNOME settings
> manager.

 I get this too, no idea what causes it.

Loïc Minier <lool at dooz.org>

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