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I booted up my laptop this morning to find my name no longer appears beside the power off button in the top right hand corner of the top gnome panel:

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I tried deleting and re-adding the indicator applet session to the panel but it still doesn't display my name.

Any suggestions?

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Do you have the package indicator-me installed? – htorque Dec 30 '10 at 11:16
No I don't, is that's what's missing? – Pandorica Dec 30 '10 at 11:19
Yes, it is. :-) – htorque Dec 30 '10 at 11:24
up vote 7 down vote accepted

Install the indicator-me package.

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Ah thanks, it was installed, but I uninstalled gwibber last night and didn't realise one of it's dependancies was indicator-me. Thanks! – Pandorica Dec 30 '10 at 11:33

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