Register Guidelines E-Books Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   MobileRead Forums > E-Book Software > Calibre

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12-23-2008, 04:06 AM   #1
AprilHare
Wizard
AprilHare ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.AprilHare ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.AprilHare ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.AprilHare ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.AprilHare ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.AprilHare ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.AprilHare ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.AprilHare ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.AprilHare ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.AprilHare ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.AprilHare ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
AprilHare's Avatar
 
Posts: 2,833
Karma: 11253505
Join Date: Apr 2008
Device: Sony Reader PRS-T2
Installer suggestion

Just a suggestion: could the calibre installers (wherever possible) request the user quit calibre before continuing installation? I keep on falling for it..
AprilHare is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2008, 10:21 AM   #2
ShellShock
Guru
ShellShock ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.ShellShock ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.ShellShock ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.ShellShock ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.ShellShock ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.ShellShock ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.ShellShock ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.ShellShock ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.ShellShock ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.ShellShock ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.ShellShock ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
ShellShock's Avatar
 
Posts: 974
Karma: 2193020
Join Date: Sep 2008
Device: IPad Mini Retina, Kobo Aura HD
This catches me out too, especially because the close box (top right of the main window) now minimise calibre to the system tray, so it is still in fact running (I know you can switch off the use of the system tray). Perhaps an Exit menu option is needed, which really closes the app (maybe it is there and I have missed it). I also know you can close to the system tray and then right click on the system tray icon and choose quit to close the app. But this is not the same as being able to close directly from the main window.
ShellShock is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2008, 10:30 AM   #3
anatoliy
Junior Member
anatoliy began at the beginning.
 
Posts: 2
Karma: 10
Join Date: Dec 2008
Device: sony prs-700
Please help.
The graphical user interface of calibre is not starting on Windows (XP).
calibre-debug -c "from calibre.gui2.main import main; main()" as it had been described in the Manual gives:
link hasn't been detected!
link hasn't been detected!
what can i do?
anatoliy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2008, 12:35 PM   #4
kovidgoyal
creator of calibre
kovidgoyal ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kovidgoyal ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kovidgoyal ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kovidgoyal ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kovidgoyal ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kovidgoyal ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kovidgoyal ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kovidgoyal ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kovidgoyal ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kovidgoyal ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.kovidgoyal ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
kovidgoyal's Avatar
 
Posts: 26,338
Karma: 5382313
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Mumbai, India
Device: Various
@AprilHare: You mean the linux installers? They dont work if calibre is running? The windows installer IIRC tells you to quit a running instance right at the start.

@anatoliy: Try turning off any antivirus/malware protection you may have

@ShellShock: Press Ctrl+Q to quit
kovidgoyal is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Changes to Installer??? kgn Calibre 29 01-23-2011 11:40 AM
Installer for Reader shmish Sony Reader 6 09-01-2010 02:47 PM
New Inept Installer.... Voltare ePub 13 05-04-2010 09:28 PM
6.17 installer not executable?? petercreasey Calibre 3 10-13-2009 06:28 PM
djvu for 2.12 with installer? voidcaller iRex 9 03-23-2008 04:30 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:03 PM.


MobileRead.com is a privately owned, operated and funded community.