The totem movie player starts up when my ubuntu starts up!

Asked by Jim Conway

Binary package hint: totem

When I log into Ubuntu the totem movie player starts up. I can't find any settings that would cause this to happen. I am baffled!

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Sat Nov 1 07:04:30 2008
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 8.04
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/totem-gstreamer
Package: totem-gstreamer 2.22.1-0ubuntu2
PackageArchitecture: i386
SourcePackage: totem
Uname: Linux 2.6.24-21-generic i686

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Jim Conway (conways5) said :
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Sebastien Bacher (seb128) said :

that's likely a configuration issue, changing to a question rather than a bug

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Robert Di Gioia (digioiar) said :


You can check System->Preferences->Sessions and see if Totem was somehow set to start automatically. If it is in the list you can stop it from starting automatically by removing the check mark next to it.

Hope this helps.

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Sam_ (and-sam) said :

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