Glipper starts before a service it needs, resulting in this error message:
The panel encountered a problem while loading OAFIID:Glipper....
By adding a delay to Glipper at startup we can allow all need components to load before Glipper.
in a terminal type:
sudo gedit /usr/lib/
add these two lines at the top of the file to delay glipper from loading:
import time- if your computer is older you might have to increase the (8) to a larger number.
Your file should look very similar to this:
# Glipper - Clipboardmanager for GNOME
# Copyright (C) 2007 Glipper Team
# bla bla bla
# License along with this library; if not, write to the
# Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place - Suite 330,
# Boston, MA 02111-1307, USA.
import timetime.sleep(8)import gobject
import gtk, gnomeapplet, gnome
import getopt, sys
from os.path import *