[AG-TECH] Gnome launchers in FC2

Jim Miller millerjw at psc.edu
Wed Sep 15 12:44:27 CDT 2004

Just tried that... didn't work.  The AGServiceManager dies as soon as I 
bring up the Venue Client on the control box.... Same issue.

Michael Miller wrote:

> Jim,
> Use gnome-session-properties to set up a "Startup Application".  I just 
> entered AGServiceManager.py  in the command box and logged out/logged in 
> and it works.
> Michael Miller
> At 03:36 PM 9/14/2004, Jim Miller wrote:
>> I am having problems with the launchers in Gnome.  If I open an xterm 
>> or a gnome-terminal and run Service Manager by physically typing 
>> AGServiceManager.py everything works fine.  However, If I try to run 
>> servicemanager from the menu items or create a launcher myself, the 
>> AGServiceManager will run and listen on port 11000, but as soon as the 
>> VenueClient tries to communicate with the ServiceManager, the terminal 
>> window disappears and the AGServiceManager.py script dies.  I have 
>> tried creating Gnome application launchers for the AGServiceManager.py 
>> script as well as created a launcher to run just a basic xterm that 
>> runs AGServiceManager (xterm -e AGServiceManager.py)
>> I get the same result for both.
>> Any Ideas?
>> Thanks,
>> Jim
> Thanx,
> Michael Miller
> System Engineer
> Visualization Technology Support
> Computing and Data Management
> National Center for Supercomputing Applications
> University of Illinois - UC
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