[SATLUG] [OT] Itunes + Linux
John D Choate
jdchoate at gmail.com
Sun Mar 15 18:58:35 CDT 2009
On Sunday 15 March 2009 18:25:58 Borries Demeler wrote:
> > They all seem to point to your gstreamer plug in. I would google that or
> > look on your distro's forum because most likely some else is having the
> > exact same problem. Did you look at this site for answers:
> > http://gstreamer.freedesktop.org/ had a similiar problem with Amarok
> > several years ago and found my answer on the Fedora Forum.
> > Bob Waldo
> Thanks, I tried it, but I'm still having problems with this - I tried to
> compile banshee from scratch, now I get:
> Unhandled Exception: System.Exception: Unable to open the session message bus. ---> System.ArgumentNullException: Argument cannot be null.
> Parameter name: address
> at NDesk.DBus.Bus.Open (System.String address) [0x00000]
> at NDesk.DBus.Bus.get_Session () [0x00000] --- End of inner exception stack trace ---
> at NDesk.DBus.Bus.get_Session () [0x00000]
> at Banshee.ServiceStack.DBusConnection.get_ApplicationInstanceAlreadyRunning () [0x00000]
> at Booter.Booter.Main () [0x00000]
> not sure what to do about this one....?
I found this on google.
Try the following:
Re: Cannot start Banshee 1.4.1 Error
by Wouter Bolsterlee Dec 02, 2008; 01:25pm :: Rate this Message: - Use ratings to moderate (?)
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2008-12-02 klockan 19:39 skrev Juergen:
> But now, since a few days, it's not working anymore.
> If I try to start banshee from the console I get the following error message
>> $ banshee-1
>> Unhandled Exception: System.Exception: Unable to open the session message
>> bus. ---> System.ArgumentNullException: Argument cannot be null.
Do you have a DBus session bus running? What does...
$ echo $DBUS_SESSION_BUS_ADDRESS
...tell you? If it's empty, try this:
$ dbus-launch --exit-with-session banshee -1
...and see if that works. If so, it is a DBus-related issue, not a Banshee
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