[rkward-devel] klauncher fails on Windows 7

Robert Winkler robert.winkler at bioprocess.org
Thu Jun 23 14:19:37 UTC 2011

Hi Thomas,

rebooting solved the problem! Thanks a lot!

Best regards from Mexico, Robert

On 6/21/2011 1:17 PM, Thomas Friedrichsmeier wrote:

> Hi Robert,
> never mind my private mail. Your mail has arrived, after all.
> On Tuesday 21 June 2011, Robert Winkler wrote:
>> However, the klauncher does not work which results in various problems,
>> such as :
>> * Files cannot be opened
>> Error message: "Could not start process Cannot talk to klauncher: The
>> name org.kde.klauncher was not provided by any .service files."
>> * Helpfiles do not open
>> Error message on>help(hist):
>> "The requested operation could not be completed
>> Cannot Initiate the http Protocol
>> Technical Reason: Unable to Launch Process"
> Again, my first guess is that you have previously started a KDE application
> from a separate user account in the same session. Currently that's a known
> problem in KDE on Windows. If that may be the cause, either try rebooting, or
> run
>    kdeinit4.exe --terminate
> from a command line in both user accounts (warning: This closes all running
> KDE apps).
> If that is not the issue, could you try starting "kwrite", and see if you can
> open any files, there?
> Regards
> Thomas

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