New Viewer App gets stuck at "Loading next section from … please wait…" when scrolling

Bug #1846751 reported by To Do on 2019-10-04
This bug affects 3 people
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Bug Description

When I open certain types of books, and scroll with the mouse wheel quickly, sometimes I get "Loading next section from <book name>, please wait…" and the turning gear animation and it remains there.

Calibre version: 4.0
OS: Ubuntu 19.04

To Do (entodoays) wrote :

I also have same issue.

Calibre version: v4.0 64-bit
OS: Windows 10 v1903

bassman1961 (daveg123) wrote :

Same issue, same OS...

Just press esc if it does get stuck and you should be fine.

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

 status fixreleased

Changed in calibre:
status: New → Fix Released
Jinsong Zhang (spindensity) wrote :

Calibre 4.1.0

The bug is still here when opening epub files...

Kovid Goyal (kovid) wrote :

This bug is about scrolling not opening files. The viewer definitely does not hang when opening files.

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