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dinjo

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Unable to start 4.1.2 on Ubuntu 18.04
« on: August 15, 2018, 04:24:27 PM »
Install qbittorrent-nox but unable to view anything on browser with a error unable to reach site i can see the process running how do i debug it further ?

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[email protected]:~# uname -a
Linux odroid 3.16.57-25 #1 SMP PREEMPT Mon Jul 30 19:27:38 -03 2018 aarch64 aarch64 aarch64 GNU/Linux
[email protected]:~# lsb_release -a
No LSB modules are available.
Distributor ID: Ubuntu
Description:    Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS
Release:        18.04
Codename:       bionic

Stucked at below

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[email protected]:~# qbittorrent-nox

******** Information ********
To control qBittorrent, access the Web UI at http://localhost:8080
The Web UI administrator user name is: admin
The Web UI administrator password is still the default one: adminadmin
This is a security risk, please consider changing your password from program preferences.


Process keeps running in background but as per logs
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-- Unit qbittorrent.service has begun starting up.
Aug 15 14:40:30 odroid qbittorrent[812]: Logging to /var/log/qbittorrent-nox.log.
Aug 15 14:40:30 odroid systemd[1]: qbittorrent.service: Control process exited, code=exited status=1
Aug 15 14:40:30 odroid systemd[1]: qbittorrent.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'.
Aug 15 14:40:30 odroid systemd[1]: Failed to start LSB: Starts QBittorrent.
-- Subject: Unit qbittorrent.service has failed
-- Defined-By: systemd
-- Support: http://www.ubuntu.com/support
--
-- Unit qbittorrent.service has failed
« Last Edit: August 15, 2018, 04:41:49 PM by dinjo »

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Re: Unable to start 4.1.2 on Ubuntu 18.04
« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2018, 06:00:51 PM »
maybe try another port.
Run like this: qbittorrent-nox --webui-port=31337 -d

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Re: Unable to start 4.1.2 on Ubuntu 18.04
« Reply #2 on: August 16, 2018, 04:29:53 AM »
Already done that no luck

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Re: Unable to start 4.1.2 on Ubuntu 18.04
« Reply #3 on: August 16, 2018, 06:28:29 AM »
Recompiled again still no luck installed from launchpad version

https://launchpad.net/~qbittorrent-team/+archive/ubuntu/qbittorrent-stable

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Re: Unable to start 4.1.2 on Ubuntu 18.04
« Reply #4 on: August 17, 2018, 03:27:49 AM »
Any further help would highly appreciated

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Re: Unable to start 4.1.2 on Ubuntu 18.04
« Reply #5 on: August 18, 2018, 08:05:34 PM »
Nevermind launchpad updated to latest version

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Re: Unable to start 4.1.2 on Ubuntu 18.04
« Reply #6 on: August 23, 2018, 02:15:49 AM »
Hi,

I am super desperate as I am getting the same issue you have:

******** Information ********
To control qBittorrent, access the Web UI at http://localhost:31337
The Web UI administrator user name is: admin
The Web UI administrator password is still the default one: adminadmin
This is a security risk, please consider changing your password from program preferences.

I have tried different ports, everything I can think of.  I can't find any log for qbittorrent in /var/logs,  I am completely at a loss.  What did you do to get it working?

I should add that I am very new to using headless linux.  I used qbittorrent on my other computer for years and my wife is used to the web interface.
« Last Edit: August 23, 2018, 02:18:56 AM by cyrax_006 »

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Re: Unable to start 4.1.2 on Ubuntu 18.04
« Reply #7 on: August 27, 2018, 08:47:58 PM »
I have this exact issue as well.

I built this 18.04 VM from scratch this morning and installed qbt using instructions line by line from here:

https://github.com/qbittorrent/qBittorrent/wiki/Setting-up-qBittorrent-on-Ubuntu-server-as-daemon-with-Web-interface-(15.04-and-newer)

and get the same issues as the OP posted.

Service says it's running, but when starting manually it always halts after the marked point below:

******** Information ********
To control qBittorrent, access the Web UI at http://localhost:8080
The Web UI administrator user name is: admin
The Web UI administrator password is still the default one: adminadmin
This is a security risk, please consider changing your password from program preferences.

------------------Never gets past this point
03/02/2016 15:51:03 - The Web UI is listening on port 8080
03/02/2016 15:51:04 - qBittorrent is successfully listening on ...


anyone?

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Re: Unable to start 4.1.2 on Ubuntu 18.04
« Reply #8 on: September 04, 2018, 06:13:59 AM »
Just add the source from launchpad and update and upgrade

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Re: Unable to start 4.1.2 on Ubuntu 18.04
« Reply #9 on: September 11, 2018, 01:19:06 AM »
I have re-installed on a fresh vm with 18.04.1 LTS, with both stable and unstable repositories and it still gets stuck as described above.  Oddly another machine that had 17.10 with qbittorrent-nox that was upgraded to 18.04.1 LTS has not had any trouble operating, even after the upgrade.

Any new clues on how to get qbittorrent-nox running on a new box?

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Re: Unable to start 4.1.2 on Ubuntu 18.04
« Reply #10 on: September 15, 2018, 05:07:04 AM »
FIxed.... still does not report it's listening when started, but it's working now.

#sudo apt autoremove qbittorrent-nox
#sudo apt install qbittorrent-nox
#sudo netstat -tulanp | grep 8080

tcp6       0      0 :::8080                 :::*                    LISTEN      6500/qbittorrent-no

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Re: Unable to start 4.1.2 on Ubuntu 18.04
« Reply #11 on: September 17, 2018, 08:34:29 AM »
I am getting this issue after upgrading from 4.1.1 to 4.1.2. Already tried the method of running qbittorrent-nox manually and also remove/install. Still not working.

However, netstat does shows the port is running.

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netstat -tulanp | grep 8282
tcp        0      0 0.0.0.42:8282           0.0.0.0:*               LISTEN      1246/qbittorrent-no

Highly appreciate any help.

edit: I also tried rebooting the server without success.

In the end, I removed qbittorrent and libtorrent packages and then installed previous version, qbittorrent 4.1.1 and libtorrent9 1.1.7. It works. So there is definitely problem with the latest version of the ubuntu package. Please fix it.
« Last Edit: September 17, 2018, 08:53:40 AM by abubin »