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Old 06-11-2006, 03:01 PM   #1
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[SOLVED] ktorrent crashes; where to get more info?


I'm a verry happy Gentoo/KDE user, and I'm used to download my "stuff" with KTorrent. Last week KTorrent crashed, and now I cannot get it to start anymore... the bouncing cursor appears, and than the app just terminates.

When calling KTorrent from the CLI the cli answers:

Code:
$ ktorrent
terminate called after throwing an instance of 'bt::Error' ERROR: Communication problem with ktorrent, it probably crashed.
KCrash: Application 'ktorrent' crashing...
KCrash cannot reach kdeinit, launching directly.
The problem doesn't appear when logged in as root.

Does anyone have a solution for this? Or at least knows where I can find the cause of the problem?

Thanks

Last edited by Haystack; 06-12-2006 at 11:08 AM.
 
Old 06-11-2006, 11:05 PM   #2
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I had a similar issue with firefox i deleted the config files from my user home directory and restarted the session and it worked again fine. This may work for you.

Your config files are located in /home/~user/.<app-name> .

You shuld probably back them up somewhere else incase you wish to reinstate them if this doesn't work for you.
 
Old 06-12-2006, 11:08 AM   #3
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solved!

Thanks... I think the problem was a running turrent being currupted after the first crash. Removing the temp. torrent from ~/.kde/share/apps/ktorrent/ did the trick.
 
Old 08-25-2006, 04:50 PM   #4
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Cheers

Thanks brother )
The same worked for me too.

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