[Bug 602672] Re: Thunderbird doesn't start after upgrade
602672 at bugs.launchpad.net
Sun Sep 12 11:59:27 UTC 2010
Hmm, I had the same problem today, again after an update.
I think it relevant that thunderbird is running during the upgrade.
After the upgrade I found that thunderbird was not responding as it
should (links weren't followed), soI killed thunderbird (via atl-f4),
and started thunderbird, which left me with a very small unuseful
window, which I closed again. I then check running thunderbird process
and found 3 long running thunderbird processes (some with a strange time
of 0:00, see below). After I killed those and again started thunderbird,
everything was fine.
I therefor think that in the installation script some intelligence needs
to be incorporated that checks on running processes and deals with them
appropriately. I have no idea what appropriately is thou.
paul at stromboli ~ $ ps aux |grep thunderbird
paul 1529 0.0 0.0 1832 488 ? S Sep11 0:00 /bin/sh /usr/lib/thunderbird-3.0.6/thunderbird
paul 1536 0.0 0.0 1832 488 ? S Sep11 0:00 /bin/sh /usr/lib/thunderbird-3.0.6/run-mozilla.sh /usr/lib/thunderbird-3.0.6/thunderbird-bin
paul 1544 1.4 5.9 257116 60152 ? Sl Sep11 15:33 /usr/lib/thunderbird-3.0.6/thunderbird-bin
paul 4113 0.0 0.0 3328 896 pts/1 S+ 13:45 0:00 grep --color=auto thunderbird
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