Calibre will not reopen once closed if pdf files have been opened through calibre and left open

Bug #1326453 reported by rohan orton on 2014-06-04
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Bug Description

Calibre Version: 1.39.0
OS: Arch Linux

How to recreate:
- Open Calibre
- Open a pdf from your calibre collection
- Close Calibre (leaving pdf viewer open)
- Try to re-open Calibre

What should happen:
open Calibre window

What actually happens:
error pop-up saying following...

  ERROR: Cannot Start calibre:
  calibre is already running.
  calibre may be running in the system tray, in the lower right region of the screen.
  If you are sure it is not running, try rebooting your computer.

Only way to start Calibre is by closing the pdf

description: updated
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description: updated

Fixed in branch master. The fix will be in the next release. calibre is usually released every Friday.

 status fixreleased

Changed in calibre:
status: New → Fix Released
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