[CentOS] GNOME UI / gnome-shell broken

Tue Aug 24 18:22:28 UTC 2021
Jonathan Billings <billings at negate.org>

On Tue, Aug 24, 2021 at 08:07:10PM +0200, Felix Natter wrote:
> hello CentOS7 users,
> I have an up-to-date Scientific Linux 7 (_very_ similar to CentOS7).
> The problem is that if one user (we have central homes) logs into any
> machine, we only see a desktop with icons, but no window decorations or
> top/bottom bars ("panels") (for both gnome-classic and gnome3).

When you say you have "central homes", does that mean they're a
network filesystem?  What kind of filesystem?  If it's NFS, do you
have the use_nfs_home_dirs SELinux boolean enabled?

Jonathan Billings <billings at negate.org>