Marked as fixed since I can't reproduce in trunk (and basically all of the code in the stack trace has been re-written). This fix will be released in 0.3.1 today.
** Changed in: zeitgeist Status: New => Fix Released -- "zeitgeist-daemon --replace" may fail if an existing Zeitgeist instance is unresponsive https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/496750 You received this bug notification because you are a member of Zeitgeist Developers, which is the registrant for Zeitgeist Framework. Status in Zeitgeist Framework: Fix Released Bug description: Whenever I try to run zeitgeist-daemon, I get the following exception that leads to a crash: > zeitgeist-daemon --replace DEBUG:zeitgeist.engine:Creating engine 'querymancer' INFO:zeitgeist.engine:Creating database: /home/bkoenig/.local/share/zeitgeist/database.sqlite DEBUG:root:Checking for another running instance... DEBUG:root:Replacing currently running process. ERROR:dbus.proxies:Introspect error on :1.396:/org/gnome/zeitgeist: dbus.exceptions.DBusException: org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.NoReply: Did not receive a reply. Possible causes include: the remote application did not send a reply, the message bus security policy blocked the reply, the reply timeout expired, or the network connection was broken. DEBUG:dbus.proxies:Executing introspect queue due to error Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/zeitgeist-daemon", line 43, in <module> obj = RemoteInterface(mainloop = mainloop) File "/usr/share/zeitgeist/_zeitgeist/engine/remote.py", line 38, in __init__ SingletonApplication.__init__(self) File "/usr/share/zeitgeist/_zeitgeist/singleton.py", line 48, in __init__ interface = DBusInterface() File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/zeitgeist/dbusutils.py", line 137, in __init__ proxy = self._get_proxy() File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/zeitgeist/dbusutils.py", line 94, in _get_proxy introspection_xml = cls.__shared_state["proxy_object"].Introspect() File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/dbus/proxies.py", line 68, in __call__ return self._proxy_method(*args, **keywords) File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/dbus/proxies.py", line 140, in __call__ **keywords) File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/dbus/connection.py", line 620, in call_blocking message, timeout) dbus.exceptions.DBusException: org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.NoReply: Did not receive a reply. Possible causes include: the remote application did not send a reply, the message bus security policy blocked the reply, the reply timeout expired, or the network connection was broken. _______________________________________________ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~zeitgeist Post to : email@example.com Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~zeitgeist More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp