Catfish search result: Fatal error, search was aborted

Aere Greenway Aere at
Sat Sep 8 01:07:34 UTC 2012


Believe it or not, I have not yet had to do a search of anything other
than e-mail.  So I would not know.  

- Aere

On Fri, 2012-09-07 at 20:42 -0400, John Hupp wrote:

> In the Lubuntu documentation, Catfish is the currently recommended GUI
> search tool.
> But after installing it, on my very first search attempt (looking for
> boot-repair, with search starting in the root), it generated the
> result error "Fatal error, search was aborted."
> It does this when using either the Find or Locate backend.  In testing
> to date, it seems to display this error in the results pane whenever
> it cannot find a match.
> Playing around with Find directly (I'm still a newbie), when it cannot
> find a match, it simply shows no result.  So on the face of it, this
> would seem to be a bug with the current version.
> I can't be only one to have noticed this.  Is there a solution?


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