Bug#860796: appears to be linked to the lack of a running "nautilus --gapplication-service"

Jason Crain jason at inspiresomeone.us
Fri Apr 28 13:36:52 UTC 2017

On Fri, Apr 28, 2017 at 09:15:34AM +0100, Ben Green wrote:
> So, I'm back to thinking that I should have 'nautilus
> --gapplication-service' running, but somehow managing not to terminate, and
> that that is all the problem is.

That's not the problem because 'nautilus --gapplication-service' is
supposed to exit after a while.  nautilus-desktop contacts nautilus over
D-Bus, D-Bus runs 'nautilus --gapplication-service' if it's not already
running, and then nautilius exits after a short time if it's not being

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