I posted a message a few days ago regarding mapped drives not showing
up in Dolphin and the Hibernate button disappearing. I hadn't got around
to replying to peoples suggestions, don't you just hate work interfering
with your enjoyment of life, and was feeling bad about it so decided to
try some of the suggestions today and see what happened.
I did "sync" and "world", and hey presto, things are back to "normal".
Looking at what was updated today, the only thing I can think of that
could have caused the problem was polkit, as it also would crash at the
start of each session, and doesn't now. A look through the forums
suggests this may have been the problem. All is now good.
I can't reply to the original mail as I managed to delete it - dill.
Anyway I zapped over to the gentoo site to see what I said,
archives.gentoo.org, and to my surprise the gentoo-user list in not
there in the master list. Looking at the format of the url I guessed the
url to be
I entered this and the list came up, but it's last entry is on the 7th
of April. Is something stuffed up here? Has gentoo-user become
"detached" from the archive? An up to date archive is under
Anyway, thanks for the suggestions, even if I never really needed them
and if anyone on this list might know how to give the list archive a
poke to be up to date it would be great,