Status icons (USB, charging, etc.) have disappeared

Frederic Leroy fredo at
Sat Jan 5 22:18:01 CET 2008

Le Sat, 5 Jan 2008 14:09:53 -0500,
"Nick Guenther" <kousue at> a écrit :

> On 1/5/08, Nicolas Linkert <linkert at> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > without warning the status icons showing USB, charging state etc.
> > (upper right corner) have disappeared. Even a reboot has not
> > brought them back. Is this a known issue? And if yes, is there a
> > fix for this?
> Those applets are flakeyflakeyflakey. First, try rebooting a bunch
> more times. Else, something might have changed on your filesystem that
> is triggering a bug that is crashing them at startup. You could try
> reflashing your neo maybe.

On my palm I have often trouble with moko theme and sometime with panel.
I must say that I reboot my palm without unmounting the filesystem
(an ext2 one).
I just rm -rf /home/root/* and next reboot is fine.

I didn't dig this but it must be saved somewhere, so I suspect gconf.

Frédéric Leroy

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