Firefox quits when attempting to download

emigrant fromwindowstolinux at
Tue Mar 30 17:31:04 UTC 2010

On Mon, 2010-03-29 at 20:52 -0700, Erinn Clark wrote:
> Hi,

hi and thank you.
> 1. Can you re-run it with: ./start-tor-browser --debug and send me the
> vidalia-debug-log? I think I know what's causing it to crash, but want
> to be sure. 

Mar 30 22:57:58.022 [Notice] Tor v0.2.2.10-alpha (git-81b84c0b017267b4).
This is experimental software. Do not rely on it for strong anonymity.
(Running on Linux i686)
Mar 30 22:57:58.022 [Notice] Initialized libevent version 1.4.13-stable
using method epoll. Good.
Mar 30 22:57:58.022 [Notice] Opening Socks listener on
Mar 30 22:57:58.022 [Notice] Opening Control listener on
Mar 30 22:57:58.022 [Notice] Parsing GEOIP file.
Mar 30 22:58:02.349 [Notice] Bootstrapped 90%: Establishing a Tor
Mar 30 22:58:08.543 [Notice] Tor has successfully opened a circuit.
Looks like client functionality is working.
Mar 30 22:58:08.543 [Notice] Bootstrapped 100%: Done.

> 2. Which distribution/version of Linux are you using? I need to look
> into this but I think there may be some differences in how session
> management is handled between versions of Qt which would cause
> authentication failures. 

ubuntu jaunty

this is what i get when i run the --debug command:

emigrant at emigrant-desktop:~/Downloads/tor-browser_en-US
$ ./start-tor-browser --debug 
Debug enabled.

Starting Vidalia now

Launching Vidalia from: /home/emigrant/Downloads/tor-browser_en-US
Qt: Session management error: None of the authentication protocols
specified are supported

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