ktorrents crashed

Asked by madksman on 2007-01-15

ktorrents crashed after it crashed gave me a kde bug tracker msg box......

is there a way to find the error msg in that kde popup on the error?

main problem is now ...since the crash the hard disk goes nuts/busy when i try to open ktorrents....

how long should i wait? its totally takeing over system response time its running in slow motion
system is a 2.4g celleron 512k ram and 160g hd

is there a way to edit something to get ktorrents to work again?
or should i just let it run......and for how long?

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2007-01-15
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2009-06-27
jz (jz+) said : #1

If you would like to kill ktorrent go to "System > Administration > System Monitor" and in the "Process" tab right click ktorrent an choose "Kill Process" this should put an end to the resources it was hogging.

As for the error could you provide more information on what you were doing when the program crashed. You may also wish to check in "/home/[username]/.kde/share/apps/ktorrent" (show hidden files) for any error logs that may be present and post the contents if possible.

When a torrent client dies, and you restart it, it has to check the file (or files) for consistency before it starts downloading again. If they are very large files, or there are lot of them then it is going to take a while to do that. Whilst it does it you disk will go nutty. It's working as designed.

ipapipower (rcrvzq) said : #3

im having same problem.my ktorrents crash after i tried to restart system while ktorrents was still running.now when i try and open ktorrent program it won't run.it gave me an error.saying 'sending report failed' is there anything i can do to open the program.

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