View Full Version : Problem with Tomboy on FC5

7th May 2006, 12:56 PM
I installed the neat little Tomboy app >Tomboy Home Page (http://www.beatniksoftware.com/tomboy/) for FC5 via yum (version 0.3.5). Install + then Add to Panel

I've tried a few times. It installs okay, and creates notes okay.

However >

1. If I right click and select Open Plugins Folder it crashes.

2. I also tried the Date/Time Reminder plugin > Tomboy Reminder Plugin (http://raphael.slinckx.net/tomboy.php) but also had crashing problems, possibly related to the above problem.

Anyone have any success getting these working?

7th May 2006, 02:09 PM
My experience with this: I do not get a crash from clicking on plugins, instead, it opens Konqueror and displays the plugins available. However, after installing the reminder DLL, it does crash on loading, and crashes the panel along with it. I'll look at this further when I can.

7th May 2006, 03:33 PM
instead, it opens Konqueror and displays the plugins available.

Yes, I've just noticed this too. Quite bizarre since I'm running Gnome (you too?).

7th May 2006, 03:38 PM
Yup, gnome

7th May 2006, 06:30 PM
Bugzilla Bug 185413 Crash when opening plugins folder when running as panel applet

8th May 2006, 12:00 AM
Brahms, thanks for finding that bug report

that explains the problem as I am also running Gnome

mind you, it is surprising that Mono guys would require a KDE library for a mono app to work properly!

hopefully the bug gets fixed soon | Tomboy is way cool