Changes between Version 9 and Version 10 of ReportBugs


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Timestamp:
Mar 29, 2008, 7:32:28 AM (13 years ago)
Author:
Didactylos
Comment:

Mention ps. Change Task Manager shortcut.

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    v9 v10  
    2424In general we're only interested in bug reports for the current public release, or for the latest testing release.
    2525== Crashes ==
    26 If the Manager suddenly goes blank and says 'not connected', it's almost certainly because the core client has crashed. You can verify this by running the Windows Task Manager (ctrl-alt-del) and checking that there's no process named 'boinc.exe'.
     26If the Manager suddenly goes blank and says 'not connected', it's almost certainly because the core client has crashed. You can verify this by
     27 '''Windows'''::
     28 Run the Windows Task Manager (ctrl-shift-esc) and check that there's no process named 'boinc.exe'.
     29 '''Linux / Unix'''::
     30 Run {{{ps}}} and check that there's no process named 'boinc'.
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    2832Each crash appends an entry to the crash-report file (stderrdae.txt for the core client). Here's [/stderrdae.txt an example of such an entry]. It has a long list of DLLs in use at the time of the crash, followed by several 'stack traces' showing where the various threads were executing.