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FS#43018 - [amule] Random crashes when there are many active downloads

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Vorbote (vorbote) - Friday, 05 December 2014, 16:10 GMT
Last edited by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Monday, 23 January 2017, 17:59 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Giovanni Scafora (giovanni)
Architecture All
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Description: Amule crashes randomly when there are many active downloads.

Additional info:

Steps to reproduce:

Have 4 or more files downloding simultanously or have more than 20 files in the queue.


Use Boost ASIO to replace the wxgtk networking code, as explained by one of the upstream developers in
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Closed by  Doug Newgard (Scimmia)
Monday, 23 January 2017, 17:59 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  amule 10983-2
Comment by Vorbote (vorbote) - Friday, 05 December 2014, 16:52 GMT
Oops! My apologies, I just noticed that amule has been moved to extra. Sorry for filing this in the wrong place. Should I open a new bug in the right section?
Comment by Vorbote (vorbote) - Sunday, 19 April 2015, 14:43 GMT
  • Field changed: Percent Complete (100% → 0%)
Please elaborate on why you closed as "Not a Bug".
Comment by rob.til.freedman (rtfreedman) - Monday, 11 May 2015, 01:11 GMT
I filed the last out-of-date-comment and complained about frequent seg-faults - suggesting --with-boost to use in the build.
I suspect the maintainer never used the package he volunteered to maintain.