Calibre crashes on launch and system freezes
I have installed Calibre from the software centre, but when I try to start it the splash screen appears and the outline of calibre appears briefly before disappearing. The whole system then freezes up requiring a hard shut down.
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10
Package: calibre 0.8.8+dfsg-1ubuntu1
Uname: Linux 3.0.0-11-generic x86_64
Date: Tue Sep 20 22:08:35 2011
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)