Opened 19 months ago

Last modified 6 months ago

#17485 new defect

Tor Messenger exits immediatly when clicking on the Menu

Reported by: torland Owned by:
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Messenger Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords:
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Description

I have installed Tor Messenger package tor-messenger-linux64-0.1.0b2_en-US.tar.xz. When I try to click on the top menu of Tor Messenger main window i.e. File, Tor Messanger exits immediately without any information.

Ubuntu 14.04.

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Change History (8)

comment:1 Changed 19 months ago by sukhbir

That's expected behaviour because by default, you run it detached mode with no output to stdout. If you want to see what happens when it starts or quits, you should run it as ./start-tor-messenger.desktop --verbose. Otherwise, it will silently quit. (It's the same as Tor Browser, we are even using the same script!)

comment:2 Changed 19 months ago by torland

This is what I see in the output with --verbose:

[15225] ###!!! ABORT: X_CreatePixmap: BadAlloc (insufficient resources for operation); 4 requests ago: file /var/tmp/build/instantbird-492c769c46c9/mozilla/toolkit/xre/nsX11ErrorHandler.cpp, line 157
[15225] ###!!! ABORT: X_CreatePixmap: BadAlloc (insufficient resources for operation); 4 requests ago: file /var/tmp/build/instantbird-492c769c46c9/mozilla/toolkit/xre/nsX11ErrorHandler.cpp, line 157

comment:3 Changed 19 months ago by sukhbir

  • Owner set to sukhbir
  • Status changed from new to assigned

Are you using KDE by any chance?

comment:4 Changed 19 months ago by hohoho

Had the same problem using KDE 5 ( Plasma ) on Arch Linux.
Changing the GTK2 theme from oxygen-gtk to QtCurve fixed that ( seems like there are problems with some gtk themes ).

comment:5 Changed 19 months ago by torland

Yes, I am indeed using KDE desktop.

comment:6 Changed 16 months ago by arlolra

Same issue as #17490.

comment:7 Changed 6 months ago by arlolra

  • Owner sukhbir deleted

comment:8 Changed 6 months ago by arlolra

  • Status changed from assigned to new
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