Bug#858187: boinc-manager: boincmgr suddenly needs -d /etc/boinc-client

Christian Beer christian.beer at aei.mpg.de
Thu Apr 6 09:47:30 UTC 2017

On 06.04.2017 10:38, Gianfranco Costamagna wrote:
> Hello,
>> It turns out it was my fault. I had for some unknown reason a
>> gui_rpc_auth.cfg with a password in my home directory which was used to
>> connect to the client (which had no password) automatically. After
>> removing this the Manager works as expected.
> so, in your opinion I have to upload just a fix for issue 1789 and everything
> will be good?

No. Issue 1789 is unrelated to this. The real problem is the
gui_rpc_auth.cfg in the current working directory which has a different
content than the one in /etc/boinc-client that the Client is using.


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