F18 - Mate 1.6.1-6 buggy

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http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Since the recent update in F18 of mate to the 1.6.1-6 desktop, I have begun having desktop problems. I saw that a large amount of CPU was being taken by the desktop, and 'top' showed that 'mate-appearance-properties' was taking 99% of CPU resources. I have been having recurrent instances of the '10 caja open at login' problem; contrary to some claims, not even the latest upgrade solved it. I think I've had it with mate and I am going to try cinnamon, which seems more stable. I was used to a 2-dimensional grid of workspaces, and this was my main reason for using mate and not cinnamon, but I hav (HowTos)