[Ifeffit] Bug report - autosave on mac

Bruce Ravel bravel at bnl.gov
Wed Jul 15 13:03:11 CDT 2015


On 07/15/2015 01:52 PM, Zack Gainsforth wrote:
> If it helps, I saw this also on Artemis (OS X 10.10.3).  When I opened
> Artermis it asked to restore from an autosave, and then hung.  This
> continued until I deleted ~/.horae and now it is fine.

If either of you see this again, try just deleting the autosave file in 
~/.horae/stash (it has "autosave in the file name) and see if that is 
sufficient to fix the problem.

Basically, I need a way to track down where the problem is actually 
happening.

Cheers,
B

> Zack
>
>
>> On Dec 10, 2014, at 5:52 AM, Bruce Ravel <bravel at bnl.gov
>> <mailto:bravel at bnl.gov>> wrote:
>>
>> Jean-Baptiste,
>>
>> I still don't have a clear idea what the problem is, but I gave it
>> some thought yesterday while sitting on a train.
>>
>> I would suggest simply deleting the $HOME/.horae directory and letting
>> Athena start from scratch.  You'll lose your list of recently accessed
>> files and any modifications to the configuration you may have made.
>>  But I can think of at least one recent situation where Athena got
>> confused by a corrupted file in that folder.  Maybe that's the
>> problem....?
>>
>> B
>>
>>
>> On 12/09/2014 04:46 AM, Jean-Baptiste ABBE wrote:
>>> Hi everybody,
>>>
>>> I wanted to report a really annoying problem for mac users. I’m running
>>> Athena on my laptop, on OSX 10.10 (Yosemite) with macports. I had to
>>> install also quartzX11 to be able to plot data (without it, it couldn’t
>>> find the DISPLAY value), but otherwise evrything went smoothly for a few
>>> days.
>>> Then the first bug occured. I wasn’t able anymore to select any point on
>>> the plotting area to do normalization, I had to set the value in the
>>> boxes instead. It was annoying, but I could manage that. But now I have
>>> a much more disturbing issue.
>>> Athena once crashed, (in the terminal, it was sait « Terminated 15 »),
>>> and every time I tried to launch it again, the same thing happens :
>>> 1) athena launch, a little bit longer than usual
>>> 2) a box appear to give me choice to recover data by importing it from
>>> autosave or not
>>> 3) I can’t select anaything and the rainbow wheel of death appears.
>>> After a few hours, nothing changes… and I have to terminate the programm
>>> manually.
>>>
>>> So I do some search on the internet and found thoses topics on the
>>> mailing list, and I tried thoses solutions :
>>> https://www.mail-archive.com/ifeffit@millenia.cars.aps.anl.gov/msg04539.html
>>> https://www.mail-archive.com/ifeffit%40millenia.cars.aps.anl.gov/msg04514.html
>>> <https://www.mail-archive.com/ifeffit@millenia.cars.aps.anl.gov/msg04514.html>
>>>
>>> I tried to find the autosave file : nothing
>>> I tried to uninstall and reinstall macports : nothing
>>> I tried to uninstall macports and install the demeter-devel : nothing
>>> In demeter-devel, i tried to modify the athena.demeter_config file, by
>>> changing the autosave prompt box value from true to false, and despite
>>> being admin on ma mac, I’m not able to change antything in the file. So
>>> nothing works at this moment.
>>>
>>> I will try again other solutions, but I will gladly accept any kind of
>>> help to solve my issues.
>>>
>>>
>>> Thank you
>>>
>>> ABBE J-Baptiste
>>>
>>>
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>>
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>> Bruce Ravel  ------------------------------------bravel at bnl.gov
>> <mailto:bravel at bnl.gov>
>>
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  Bruce Ravel  ------------------------------------ bravel at bnl.gov

  National Institute of Standards and Technology
  Synchrotron Science Group at NSLS-II
  Building 535A
  Upton NY, 11973

  Homepage:    http://bruceravel.github.io/home/
  Software:    https://github.com/bruceravel
  Demeter:     http://bruceravel.github.io/demeter/



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