[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#636479: Bug#636479: xfdesktop4: invoking context menu on desktop icons takes several seconds

Ibragimov Rinat ibragimovrinat at mail.ru
Wed Aug 3 13:30:10 UTC 2011

03 августа 2011, 16:59 от Yves-Alexis Perez <corsac at debian.org>:
> On mer., 2011-08-03 at 14:48 +0400, Ibragimov Rinat wrote:
> > Invoking context menu (usually with right mouse button) takes
> > several seconds. I noticed that before menu opens some disk
> > activity occur. I've ran `strace -e open' on xfdesktop and found
> > about 292 open syscalls every time! 56 of them were creating new
> > files with names like '/tmp/gdkpixbuf-xpm-tmp.YMNKZV'. And these
> > files read on every menu display. I suppose it's related to
> > application submenu that contains every software launcher
> > installed.
> > 
> > Such delays are very annoying. 
> I don't have those open() here so it might be related to something else
> than xfdesktop. Maybe the GTK+ theme or the icon theme you're using?

I'm using 'Xfce' theme (default) and Tango icon theme. 

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