Kontact crasch on startup

Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Mon Dec 22 18:36:43 UTC 2008

Derek Broughton wrote:

> Nils Kassube wrote:
>> Derek Broughton wrote:
>>> it's hard to say without at least a little bit of a traceback,
>>> because
>>> we can't see which kontact component is crashing.  Look at the
>>> traceback, see what programs are involved (most likely kmail, ime).
>>> Then try starting that program on its own.
>> Well, the traceback was in the original mail. I didn't quote it
>> because I could only see kontact mentioned. I'd like to know why you
>> think kmail was the real culprit.
> Sorry, I didn't see one - I do now.  If it's complete, I don't think
> it's  kmail,
> after all.  I just tend to blame kmail because it's probably the most
> used kontact component and it's certainly the one that breaks most for
> me..
> If that trace _isn't_ complete, look further.  As it is, it does
> appear to be early in initialization, and perhaps no components have
> been started yet

hmmm.  That said, it's probably still not a bad idea to try opening the 
individual komponents to see if any of them have the same problem.

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