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Bug #1748

JDownloader for Fedora 21

Added by bigfoot65 over 4 years ago. Updated over 4 years ago.

Status:
New
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
-
Category:
Apps
Target version:
-
Start date:
07/05/2015
Due date:
% Done:

0%


Description

The service fails to start. It works in Fedora 19, but for some reason not in Fedora 21.

History

#1 Updated by bigfoot65 over 4 years ago

Determined the issue was a java error:

No X11 DISPLAY variable was set, but this program performed an operation which requires it.

A search of the internet indicated the best way to solve it was to do:
export DISPLAY=0:0

Added that to the startup script and app now appears to work.

#2 Updated by cpg over 4 years ago

does this work on your headless HDA?

there are three possibilities here:

  • you are testing it in a system that has an X running (and happens to use the default DISPLAY or 0:0), or
  • if you are testing it in the bot machine, the bot machine is running a tiny X server for the purposes of using the "headless browser" that the bot uses
  • it's also possible that it requires this variable for some silly reason and when it tries to connect to the X server it fails, but gracefully

in either of the two first cases, it may happen to work, but it may not work for the user that has a standard amahi install without desktop.

so, i would try it on a system without desktop or X.org running or without the bot X server running (which starts at boot time on a bot-enabled box!)

#3 Updated by bigfoot65 over 4 years ago

The first two apply here. I found out on my own instance that it does not work :(

Back to the drawing board. Odd that it works on F19 though.

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