Bug#695306: gvfs-metadata: Desktop hangs.

? theshadow at tiggy.com
Thu Dec 6 20:28:35 UTC 2012

Package: gvfs
Version: 1.6.4-3
Severity: normal
File: gvfsd-metadata

After using machine for several hours desktop files are moved to other locations.
Dragging a file ends with desktop progress window showing progress but frozen.
Files do not appear where they should be.  Desktop is frozen.
Open terminal and 'top'.  'gvfs-metadata' is from about 10% to 60% CPU.
Issue command 'kill (ID) gvfs-metadata'.  Desktop is freed.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 6.0.6
  APT prefers stable-updates
  APT policy: (500, 'stable-updates'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-5-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.utf8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.utf8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages gvfs depends on:
ii  libc6                  2.11.3-4          Embedded GNU C Library: Shared lib
ii  libdbus-1-3            1.2.24-4+squeeze1 simple interprocess messaging syst
ii  libexpat1              2.0.1-7+squeeze1  XML parsing C library - runtime li
ii  libgconf2-4            2.28.1-6          GNOME configuration database syste
ii  libgdu0                2.30.1-2          GObject based Disk Utility Library
ii  libglib2.0-0           2.24.2-1          The GLib library of C routines
ii  libgnome-keyring0      2.30.1-1          GNOME keyring services library
ii  libudev0               164-3             libudev shared library
ii  x11-utils              7.5+4             X11 utilities

Versions of packages gvfs recommends:
ii  dbus                   1.2.24-4+squeeze1 simple interprocess messaging syst
ii  policykit-1-gnome      0.96-3            GNOME authentication agent for Pol

Versions of packages gvfs suggests:
ii  gvfs-backends                 1.6.4-3    userspace virtual filesystem - bac

-- no debconf information

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