Bug #163 - PGS does not open after closing
Product:PageStream 5.0.3.4 (Windows)Reported By:T.J. Zweers
Severity:NormalAssigned To:Deron Kazmaier
Priority:Average sign in to watch (3 are watching)
Status:ReopenedReported:2007-08-25 12:00:43
Category:File OperationsUpdated:2007-08-25 12:00:43
Summary:PGS does not open after closing
Keywords:opening PGS twice without closing two requesters
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1. Open PGS.
2. Open Edit/Define/Kerning Pairs. Leave it open.
3. Open Edit/Define/Hyphenation. Leave it open.
4. Close PGS.
5. Open PGS. Well, it will not. Windows comes with a crash error.
Because PGS did not close properly. It still exists in memory. CTRL-ALT-DEL will show this. After closing PGS with this Windows Task manager, PGS will start up as normal!
(It can be done with other requesters as well)

See also bug #131 Launching two copies of Pagestream on windowsXP fails by Damien Naviliat.

T.J. Zweers wrote...2007-08-31 02:05:42

It doesn't have to be two requester windows left open.
Even one left open requester and then closing PGS gives the same result.

Theo

T.J. Zweers wrote...2007-09-11 02:47:17

This behavior is fixed in 5.0.4.3

[Status updated to 'Fixed in 5.0.4.3' on Tue, 11 Sep 2007 02:47:17 -0400]

T.J. Zweers wrote...2007-09-29 12:53:30

I was too hasted, so I reopen this one.

PGS (5.0.4.3) cannot be opened after closing PGS with the Hyphenation... window still open.

Theo

[Status updated to 'Reopened' on Sat, 29 Sep 2007 12:53:30 -0400]

T.J. Zweers wrote...2009-01-21 16:17:02

Still exists in PGS 5.0.4.34.

T.J. Zweers wrote...2011-06-13 08:49:23

Still exists in PGS 5.0.5.8 and Windows 7.

Don C Ferguson wrote...2011-12-14 21:41:05

With Pagestream 5.0.5.8 and Mac OS 10.6.8 I cannot carry out steps (3.) or (4.) When the "Define Kerning" pane is open, the EDIT menu is totally ghosted, hence step (3.) is not possible, and furthermore, the menu item <Pagestream -> Quit PageStream> is ghosted and so step (4.) is not possible. Hence, it appears that 5.0.5.8 on Mac 10.6.8 is okay.

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Bug #163 - PGS does not open after closing by T.J. Zweers   opening PGS twice without closing two requesters
  created:2007-08-25 12:00:43   last updated:2007-08-25 12:00:43
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