[Bug 1902210] Re: Error when I launch Boinc Manager

Gianfranco Costamagna 1902210 at bugs.launchpad.net
Thu Nov 26 14:08:40 GMT 2020

I'm uploading the fix, will ask to test once SRU team approves it

** Also affects: boinc (Ubuntu Groovy)
   Importance: Undecided
       Status: New

** Changed in: boinc (Ubuntu)
       Status: Confirmed => Fix Released

** Changed in: boinc (Ubuntu Groovy)
       Status: New => In Progress

** Description changed:

+ [ Impact ]
+ * Boinc manager doesn't start due to a missing file
+ [ Test case ]
+ * try to open the manager
+ [ Regression potential ]
+ * low, its a new configuration file, containing the user password, and the current package is not usable
+ [ Other Info ]
  Ubuntu 20.10 updated from 20.04
  Boinc client works but when I try to launch Boinc Manager, I get the error :
  gui_rpc_auth.cfg exists but can't be read
  And the Boinc Manager window doesn't display the jobs.
  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 20.10
  Package: boinc 7.16.15+dfsg.is.7.16.11+dfsg-1
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 5.8.0-26.27-generic 5.8.14
  Uname: Linux 5.8.0-26-generic x86_64
  ApportVersion: 2.20.11-0ubuntu50
  Architecture: amd64
  CasperMD5CheckResult: skip
  CurrentDesktop: ubuntu:GNOME
  Date: Fri Oct 30 10:50:09 2020
  InstallationDate: Installed on 2020-04-10 (202 days ago)
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 20.04 LTS "Focal Fossa" - Beta amd64 (20200402)
  PackageArchitecture: all
  SourcePackage: boinc
  UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to groovy on 2020-10-24 (5 days ago)

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