"ERROR: Contacting calibre failed"

Bug #1927546 reported by Karl Heintz
This bug affects 1 person
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Bug Description

Only comes up when I double click the cablibre icon multiple times.

calibre, version 5.17.0
ERROR: Contacting calibre failed: Failed to contact running instance of calibre, try restarting calibre

Failed to connect to Listener at: \\.\pipe\CalibreGUI-karlhx with error: QLocalSocket::connectToServer: Invalid name


I'm using Windows 10 version 1909 for x64-based systems.

Revision history for this message
Kovid Goyal (kovid) wrote : Fixed in master

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
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