gnome applet missing on restart

gnome applet missing on restart

Post by Rei Shinozu » Mon, 01 Apr 2002 05:12:21

my first attempt at an applet, ripped off from berkman and lebl's "the
GNOME panel libraries"

works just fine, shows up on the panel nice as can be,
except that when i log out and restart the applet is not there,
just a nice space with a question mark icon.

what am i missing?


#include <config.h>
#include <applet-widget.h>
main(int argc, char **argv)
        GtkWidget *applet;
        GtkWidget *label;
                                /* Initialize the i18n stuff */
        bindtextdomain (PACKAGE, GNOMELOCALEDIR);
        textdomain (PACKAGE);

        /* intialize, this will basically set up the applet, corba and
           call gnome_init */
        applet_widget_init("test_applet", NULL, argc, argv, NULL,0,NULL);
        /* create a new applet_widget */
        applet = applet_widget_new("test_applet");
        /* in the rare case that the communication with the panel
           failed, error out */
        if (!applet)
                g_error("Can't create applet!\n");

        /* create the widget we are going to put on the applet */
        label = gtk_label_new(_("Hello There!"));
        /* add the widget to the applet-widget, and thereby actually
           putting it "onto" the panel */
        applet_widget_add (APPLET_WIDGET (applet), label);
        gtk_widget_show (applet);

        /* special corba main loop */
        applet_widget_gtk_main ();

        return 0;


%:      %.c
        $(CC) $< -I. -I/usr/X11R6/include \
-DGNOMELOCALEDIR=\"/usr/local/share/locale\" \
-I/usr/lib/gnome-libs/include \
-I/usr/include/gtk-1.2 -L/usr/X11R6/lib \
-I/usr/include/glib-1.2 \
-I/usr/lib/glib/include \

-L/usr/lib -L/usr/X11R6/lib -rdynamic -lpanel_applet -lgnorba \
-lORBitCosNaming -lORBit -lIIOP -lORBitutil -lnsl -lgnomeui -lart_lgpl \
-lgdk_imlib -lSM -lICE -lgtk -lgdk -lgmodule -lXi -lXext -lX11 -lgnome \
-lgnomesupport -lesd -laudiofile -lm -ldb1 -lglib -ldl

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