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Gnome-Terminal doesn't start

asked 2016-12-23 10:23:46 -0500

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Gnome-Terminal doesn't start anymore. When I try to start it from another terminal emulator I get the following error message:

Error constructing proxy for org.gnome.Terminal:/org/gnome/Terminal/Factory0: Error calling StartServiceByName for org.gnome.Terminal: Timeout was reached

Sometimes it works after a reboot and then I can start it once or twice. After that I get the same error again.

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I ran into the same thing. See .

markito3 gravatar imagemarkito3 ( 2016-12-25 11:19:31 -0500 )edit

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answered 2016-12-25 03:04:23 -0500

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I reinstalled glibc (sudo dnf reinstall glibc-common) which I found after some more googling as a possible solution. That seems to work so far.

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answered 2016-12-23 11:48:27 -0500

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See if this link helps.

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I do not think that I have a locale-issue (actually I wouldn't even know how to regenerate locales on Fedora and I do not have to generate them like I would have to do on Arch) and for sure I have no AUR-issue…

nielsk gravatar imagenielsk ( 2016-12-23 14:47:05 -0500 )edit

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