[Shotwell] shotwell (0.11.2) hanging with 100% CPU LXDE
eric at yorba.org
Mon Sep 26 11:49:12 PDT 2011
On Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 9:15 AM, Dougie Nisbet <dougie at highmoor.co.uk>wrote:
> I wonder if anyone can help me with this. I'm trying to get shotwell 0.11.2
> to run on my netbook. I had it working but then I started experimenting with
> syncing my desktop shotwell database to the netbook, and things have come a
> little undone.
> So in an attempt to get back to a clean base I've uninstalled and deleted
> anything shotwell'ish from the netbook and tried to compare installed
> packages on the desktop and the netbook.
> I'm now in the situation where I've recompiled 0.11.2 from the source
> tarball on what I believe to be a clean system. However, when I run
> shotwell, it presents the main screen but then hangs consuming 100% CPU.
> Here's the output from the shotwell.log
Doesn't seem there's anything unusual in that log. But be aware that this
L 2484 2011-09-26 17:05:27 [MSG] VideoSupport.vala:329: interpreter state
> cookie not found; assuming all video thumbnails are out of date
which means that Shotwell is going to fire off a process to re-thumbnail
your videos. If you have a lot of videos, this may take a while --
particularly if the disk or CPU is slow on your system.
Anyway, not sure how much we can help with syncing database/photos over a
network, since that's not something any of us here have any experience with.
Maybe someone else on the mailing list has some ideas...?
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