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Re: [trinity-users] kbuildsycoca hangs --- no login

From: "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...>
Date: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:17:55 -0500
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> On Mon, Oct 20, 2014 at 01:08:57AM +0200, Jagged O'Neill wrote:
>>   /var/tmp/kdecache-jagged/ksycoca,
>> which exists, and is empty; it's a regular file, owned by jagged:users,
>
> Okay, shy and humble as I am --- but is there no one who has an idea
> about what goes wrong?
>
> I mean, the name kbuildsycoca somehow implies that it writes the
> file. It's fine that it also wants to read it, if necessary, but it
> should figure when the file is empty and not just stop working...
> regarding this behaviour I'm sure that it is a bug...
>
> Anyway --- if not via kbuildsycoca --- how do I otherwise populate
> the file?
>
> Experts to the front please... thx

I haven't experienced this which is why I haven't commented.  That being
said, you could try running kbuildsycoca --noincrememntal (as the user
experiencing the problem) to fully regenerate the database and see if that
helps.

Tim
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