asked Mar 04 '16 at 09:39 by syntheticzen (26)

Greetings, Been enjoying Bitwig since day 1. However, since upgrading to 1.3.6 Linux, the File > "Save as..." menu option doesn't do anything, no dialog window or anything. The other export and save options (save as template, etc.) do have dialogs when selected. Any ideas what I can do to troubleshoot this? I tried uninstalling and reinstalling, and still didn't make a difference. Thanks for any suggestions. This is a on a registered host machine. Version: 1.3.6 Revision: release/1.3 36618 Revision Id: b4bda29237448a40dc5ae1aeb3d2826975bf0371 Build date: Mon Jan 18 15:58:14 CET 2016 Build type: release Heap memory: 193 MB Native memory: 7 MB Streamed native memory: 0 bytes Shared memory: 128 MB Java Version: 1.8.0_66

I am running OpenSuse 13.2 64 bit. Running from command-line, and then trying save as, shows following error in the background: bitwig-studio JRE Path: //opt/bitwig-studio/lib/jre Error executing command zenity --file-selection --title "Save Project" --save --confirm-overwrite --file-filter "Bitwig Project | .bwproject | .bwsong | *.fls" --filename "/home/bofh/Bitwig Studio/Projects/": Cannot run program "zenity": error=2, No such file or directory at at com.bitwig.x11_windowing_system.X11FileDialog.DZv(SourceFile:150) at com.bitwig.x11_windowing_system.X11FileDialog.mfm(SourceFile:20) at Caused by: Cannot run program "zenity": error=2, No such file or directory at java.lang.ProcessBuilder.start( at ... 3 more Caused by: error=2, No such file or directory at java.lang.UNIXProcess.forkAndExec(Native Method) at java.lang.UNIXProcess.<init>( at java.lang.ProcessImpl.start( at java.lang.ProcessBuilder.start( ... 4 more

Looks like I needed to install Gnome zenity package. Installed it with Yast. Started Bitwig. Now Save As working. Weird that missing package didn't come up during the install of the rpm.


answered Mar 04 '16 at 09:48 by syntheticzen (26)

Follow this question

By Email:

Once you sign in you will be able to subscribe for any updates here

Markdown Basics

  • *italic* or __italic__
  • **bold** or __bold__
  • link:[text]( "title")
  • image?![alt text](/path/img.jpg "title")
  • numbered list: 1. Foo 2. Bar
  • to add a line break simply add two spaces to where you would like the new line to be.
  • basic HTML tags are also supported



Asked: Mar 04 '16 at 09:39

Seen: 1,685 times

Last updated: Mar 04 '16 at 09:48