Bug#231392: konqueror: Can't talk to klauncher
On Friday 06 February 2004 08:39, Helge Kreutzmann wrote:
> Package: konqueror
> Version: 4:3.1.3-1
> Severity: normal
> I run wmaker and use the session support by wmaker to restore the
> windows when X is started with startx.
> Konqueror-windows are opened fine, but sometimes I get for every
> window the error message (a button):
> Could not start process Can't talk to klauncher
> If you want I can provide a screenshot of this.
> I tried manually starting klauncher with
> klauncher &
> but this does not help (nor do I see a process klauncher running
> The same error appears when pressing the "Home" button, and local file
> directory browsing is impossible; the file open dialog is also
> This also happend with konqueror under woody, but was not reported.
> I am not sure how to properly debug this to report the error more
> precicesly. Please tell me what to look for/at when this happenes next
> time, to provide you with the necessary details.
> My *impression* (!!) is, that it is related to system load. If only
> one konqueror window is to be openend, the error is a lot less likly
> to occur; also usually the system has some load when X is started
> directly after boot (e.g. checksecurity), so it takes a while for the
> konqueror windows to appear (much later than e.g. the xterms). But I
> might be wrong on that guess.
> It would be great if at least a possibility existed, to (re)start
> klauncher manually instead of having unusuable konqueror windows.
> Even better would be, if all windows could be opend at once (with the
> proper location on the screen and maybe even the proper directories).
> But I know KDE has decided against this route.
> -- System Information:
> Debian Release: testing/unstable
> Architecture: alpha
> Kernel: Linux sixtyfor 2.4.21-pre1 #1 Don Okt 2 18:27:25 CEST 2003 alpha
> Locale: LANG=de_DE@euro, LC_CTYPE=de_DE@euro
> Versions of packages konqueror depends on:
> ii kate 4:3.1.3-1 KDE Advanced Text Editor
> ii kcontrol 4:3.1.3-1 KDE Control Center
> ii kdelibs4 4:3.1.4-3 KDE core libraries
> ii kfind 4:3.1.3-1 KDE File Find Utility
> ii libart-2.0-2 2.3.8-1 The Gnome 2 canvas widget -
> runtim ii libc6.1 2.3.2.ds1-10 GNU C Library: Shared
> libraries an ii libfam0c102 2.6.10-6 client library to
> control the FAM ii libgcc1 1:3.3.2-4 GCC support
> ii libjpeg62 6b-9 The Independent JPEG Group's
> JPEG ii libkonq4 4:3.1.3-1 Core libraries for KDE's
> file mana ii libpcre3 4.3-3 Philip Hazel's Perl
> 5 Compatible R ii libpng12-0 188.8.131.52-4 PNG library -
> runtime ii libqt3c102-mt 3:3.2.1-6 Qt GUI Library
> (Threaded runtime v ii libstdc++5 1:3.3.2-4 The GNU
> Standard C++ Library v3 ii libxrender1 0.8.3-5 X
> Rendering Extension client libra ii xlibs 4.2.1-12.1
> X Window System client libraries ii zlib1g
> 1:1.2.1-3 compression library - runtime
> -- debconf information:
> * konqueror/crypto:
Thanks for reporting the bug. can you tell be if the same problem happens
within kde itself?
Peter Nuttall email@example.com