[Bug 492741] [NEW] Cannot "Attach to Projects" in BOINC 6.4.5 on Ubuntu 9.10

rusivi rusivi1 at gmail.com
Sat Dec 5 05:34:05 UTC 2009

Public bug reported:

Binary package hint: boinc

1) lsb_release -rd
Description:	Ubuntu 9.10
Release:	9.10

2) apt-cache policy boinc
  Installed: (none)
  Candidate: 6.4.5+dfsg-2ubuntu2
  Version table:
     6.4.5+dfsg-2ubuntu2 0
        500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com karmic/universe Packages
        500 http://archive.ubuntu.com karmic/universe Packages

3) What I expected to happen is that using the BOINC Manager GUI
interface, I could attach to projects via "Tools" -> "Attach to

4) What happened instead is that after making the selection "Attach to
Project...", the anticipated "Attach to Project" window does not appear.
However, after 5 minutes of waiting, restart, uninstall and reinstall of
BOINC 6.4.5 the window does not appear.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Sat Dec  5 00:26:34 2009
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 9.10 "Karmic Koala" - Release i386 (20091028.5)
NonfreeKernelModules: fglrx
Package: boinc (not installed)
 PATH=(custom, no user)
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-15.50-generic
SourcePackage: boinc
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-15-generic i686

** Affects: boinc (Ubuntu)
     Importance: Undecided
         Status: New

** Tags: 6.4.5 9.10 apport-bug boinc i386 ubuntu

Cannot "Attach to Projects" in BOINC 6.4.5 on Ubuntu 9.10
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