deluge-web OSError in makedirs

Bug #853819 reported by Steve Brougton on 2011-09-19
This bug affects 1 person
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deluge (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

deluge-web running as user deluge

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10
Package: deluge-web 1.3.3-1ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.0.0-9.15-generic 3.0.3
Uname: Linux 3.0.0-9-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: fglrx
ApportVersion: 1.23-0ubuntu1
Architecture: amd64
Date: Mon Sep 19 21:58:57 2011
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/deluge-web
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 11.10 "Oneiric Ocelot" - Beta amd64 (20110901)
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python2.7
PackageArchitecture: all
ProcCmdline: /usr/bin/python /usr/bin/deluge-web -L warning -l /var/log/deluge/web/warning.log
ProcEnviron: PATH=(custom, no user)
PythonArgs: ['/usr/bin/deluge-web', '-L', 'warning', '-l', '/var/log/deluge/web/warning.log']
SourcePackage: deluge
Title: deluge-web crashed with OSError in makedirs(): [Errno 13] Permission denied: '/home/deluge/.config/deluge'
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Revision history for this message
Steve Brougton (steve-si9yrl) wrote :
tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
Revision history for this message
Cas (calumlind) wrote :

I assume that you created the user deluge but it does not have a home dir. You need to specify the config location for deluge-web with '-c' to match the one pointed to by deluged.

However the error still needs to be dealt with to stop it crashing.

Changed in deluge (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Undecided → Medium
visibility: private → public
Cas (calumlind) on 2011-10-29
summary: - deluge-web crashed with OSError in makedirs(): [Errno 13] Permission
- denied: '/home/deluge/.config/deluge'
+ deluge-web OSError in makedirs
Cas (calumlind) on 2011-11-13
Changed in deluge (Ubuntu):
importance: Medium → Low
Changed in deluge:
status: Unknown → New
Changed in deluge:
status: New → Fix Released
Cas (calumlind) on 2013-02-06
Changed in deluge (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
Cas (calumlind) on 2013-02-26
Changed in deluge (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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