[Geany-Users] Fatal error on startup

Lex Trotman elextr at xxxxx
Sun Jun 28 08:30:41 UTC 2015

Sounds like you may have run Geany as root (or another user) and not
shutdown properly.

Look in ~/.config/geany for a filename starting with "geany_socket".
If you delete that the problem should go away.


On 28 June 2015 at 18:11, Pedro Albuquerque <palbuquerque73 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm getting this error:
> "Geany tried to access the Unix Domain socket of another instance running as
> another user.
> This is a fatal error and Geany will now quit."
> I'm the only user with only one session started and I don't have any other
> instance of Geany running!
> This happened suddenly. I already purged Geany and build again from scratch,
> but the result is the same.
> What is wrong here, please?
> Regards,
> Pedro.
> PS: using i386 with Ubuntu 14.04.02 LT
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