When I launch boincmgr I get the following error message:
"Authorization failed connecting to running client.
Make sure you start this program in the same directory as the
They are both in /usr/bin/ and boinc_client is running happily.
If however, in boincmgr I open on the menu Advanced => Select Computer
=> localhost and paste in the password
from /var/lib/boinc/gui_rpc_auth.cfg boincmgr will open connected to
boinc_client. How do I get boincmgr to open with boinc_client
automatically attached (or whatever the proper terminology is) without
going through the password exercise? It used to in Fedora 8.
I have tried as many variations as I can think of following man
boincmgr, man boinc_client and the advice at
This not a killer, but is annoying. Does anyone have any suggestions.