[Bug 6297] Half life 2 based games occasionally do not start due to registry in use

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Mon Dec 3 02:45:07 CST 2007


--- Comment #29 from James Andrewartha <trs80 at ucc.asn.au>  2007-12-03 02:45:06 ---
(In reply to comment #28)
> I'm getting this problem with TF2 incessantly with 0.9.50.  I have not been
> able to find a workaround, other than rebooting my PC.

Does chattr -R +S on Steam/SteamApps/<username> not work for you?

> Is this problem caused solely by the "clientregistry.blob" file?  Deleting the
> file and restarting steam (with wineboot command as well) does not fix anything
> for me.

No, I don't think it has anything to do with ClientRegistry.blob, and that
deleting it only works because it flushes some other files out of the cache due
to all the activity generated by recreating it.

Something to try would be to dumping your caches as described at
http://linux-mm.org/Drop_Caches i.e. run "sync; echo 3 >

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