Bug 17922 - licq will not run.
licq will not run.
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86 (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Mike A. Harris
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Reported: 2000-09-29 20:25 EDT by Need Real Name
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-11-14 12:45:18 EST
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Description Need Real Name 2000-09-29 20:25:11 EDT
After I installed licq-0.85-4.i386.rpm from the second CD from RedHat 7.0 I
[paul@hog RPMS]$ /usr/bin/licq
Licq Segmentation Violation Detected.
/usr/lib/licq/licq-bin(licq_handle_sigsegv+0x85) [0x80913b5]
/lib/libpthread.so.0(pthread_kill+0x130) [0x40112d60]
/lib/libc.so.6(killpg+0x54) [0x401c5328]
/lib/libc.so.6(fprintf+0x23) [0x401f5d47]
/usr/lib/licq/licq-bin(Init__5CLicqiPPc+0x818) [0x805c218]
/usr/lib/licq/licq-bin(main+0x44) [0x805e288]
/lib/libc.so.6(__libc_start_main+0x91) [0x401b4b65]
/usr/lib/licq/licq-bin(_start+0x21) [0x805b821]
Attempting to generate core file.
[paul@hog RPMS]$
Comment 1 jiefg 2000-10-01 00:22:49 EDT
I have the same problem. Sometimes it does work, but it grabs all the CPU and
the UI freezes.

Comment 2 Need Real Name 2000-10-04 02:45:58 EDT
I had the same problem with the RPM from the LICQ site.  However, when I
installed the one that came in the official distribution, it worked.  I got mine
from my local mirror at:
Comment 3 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2000-11-17 14:39:07 EST
It works here.
You might want to try updating your Qt though, 2.2.0 had a couple of bugs.
You can find a current version at

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