Bug 383331 - boincmgr won't start - assertion failed
boincmgr won't start - assertion failed
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 301691
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11 (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: X/OpenGL Maintenance List
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Reported: 2007-11-14 15:37 EST by Vittorio Sozzi
Modified: 2018-04-11 04:31 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-11-15 10:15:45 EST
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Description Vittorio Sozzi 2007-11-14 15:37:10 EST
Description of problem:
boincmgr (Boinc Manager - http://boinc-berkeley.edu) fails to start. 
The error given is (italian F8 version):

boincmgr: xcb_xlib.c:41: xcb_xlib_lock: Asserzione `!c->xlib.lock' fallita.

How reproducible:
run run_manager

Steps to Reproduce:
1. install boinc in a folder
2. run run_manager

Additional info:

They say it's a Fedora problem :)
In fact with Fedora Core 6 I user before, it was running out of the box.

PS: Sorry if I posted the bug in wrong page, I'm just a learning-user of GNU/Linux
Comment 1 Matěj Cepl 2007-11-15 10:15:45 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 292581 ***
Comment 2 Matěj Cepl 2007-11-15 10:17:28 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 301691 ***
Comment 3 Vittorio Sozzi 2007-11-15 10:38:46 EST
Just for future readers information...

I've applied the workaround proposed in
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=292581 but still not working.

I fixed the issue installing the libxcb packets listed here
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=301691 (URL

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