Bug 251651 - second instance of pirut clears lock
Summary: second instance of pirut clears lock
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pirut   
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Version: 7
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-08-10 09:08 UTC by Stepan Kasal
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-08-10 14:38:27 UTC
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Description Stepan Kasal 2007-08-10 09:08:07 UTC
When I try to run a second instance of pirut, I get an error message:
  "Another application is running which is accessing software information."
When I click OK, pirut ends.

But then, I try again to run the second instance, without ending the first one.
And voila, it starts up without any complaint.
(And by the same mechanism, I can run as many instances of pirut in parallel as
I want.)

Apparently, pirut clears the lock on exit, even the log was granted to another

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2007-08-10 14:38:27 UTC
Aha!  Thanks for the duplicator for this.  Someone mentioned it, but wasn't able
to give the crucial second run bit.  I've fixed for pirut-1.3.10

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