Cheese will not open after installation

Asked by Tony Ware on 2012-05-25

I have downloaded, installed and uninstalled Cheese several times but am unable to open it,have allso tried to launch from the console that failed as well, this is what I get:

-a GtkToggleButton, but as a GtkBin subclass a GtkToggleButton can only contain one widget at a time; it already contains a widget of type GtkLabel

(cheese:3630): Gtk-WARNING **: Attempting to add a widget with type GtkImage to a GtkToggleButton, but as a GtkBin subclass a GtkToggleButton can only contain one widget at a time; it already contains a widget of type GtkLabel

(cheese:3630): Gtk-WARNING **: Attempting to add a widget with type GtkImage to a GtkButton, but as a GtkBin subclass a GtkButton can only contain one widget at a time; it already contains a widget of type GtkLabel

(cheese:3630): Gtk-WARNING **: Attempting to add a widget with type GtkGrid to a GtkToggleButton, but as a GtkBin subclass a GtkToggleButton can only contain one widget at a time; it already contains a widget of type GtkLabel

(cheese:3630): Gtk-WARNING **: Attempting to add a widget with type GtkImage to a GtkButton, but as a GtkBin subclass a GtkButton can only contain one widget at a time; it already contains a widget of type GtkLabel

** (cheese:3630): CRITICAL **: cheese_camera_device_get_uuid: assertion `CHEESE_IS_CAMERA_DEVICE (device)' failed

I have submitted this problem before, but as ye,t no answer.

Regards Tony

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2012-05-25
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Shimi Chen (shimi-chen) said : #1

This seems to be a known bug, i linked to it here, note there is a workaround that worked fot at least one person in comment #7. Mark yorself as affected and subscribe to it to get updates of it's status.

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