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

Dale Harris rodmur at gmail.com
Mon May 1 02:19:05 UTC 2017

Package: boinc-manager
Version: 7.6.33+dfsg-11
Followup-For: Bug #858187

I had the same problem. After I removed the gui_rpc_auth.cfg in my home
directory, boincmgr worked fine.  I guess I set a password at some

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 9.0
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (500, 'testing'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: amd64
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 4.9.0-2-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

Versions of packages boinc-manager depends on:
ii  boinc-client             7.6.33+dfsg-11
ii  libboinc7                7.6.33+dfsg-11
ii  libc6                    2.24-10
ii  libgcc1                  1:6.3.0-14
ii  libglib2.0-0             2.50.3-2
ii  libgtk2.0-0              2.24.31-2
ii  libnotify4               0.7.7-2
ii  libsqlite3-0             3.16.2-3
ii  libstdc++6               6.3.0-14
ii  libwxbase3.0-0v5         3.0.2+dfsg-4
ii  libwxgtk-webview3.0-0v5  3.0.2+dfsg-4
ii  libwxgtk3.0-0v5          3.0.2+dfsg-4

boinc-manager recommends no packages.

Versions of packages boinc-manager suggests:
ii  libgl1-mesa-glx  13.0.6-1+b2
ii  libxt6           1:1.1.5-1

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Dale Harris   
rodmur at maybe.org
rodmur at gmail.com

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