pclos ships with a bad version of gramps, use 2.2.8 instead.

Note that pclos has no security updates and hence is not a good distribution for real work. If you change to ubuntu/suse/fedora you can find packages for GRAMPS version 3.0.1 which is a much improved version.


2008/5/26 Mair Blandford <>:

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From: Mair Blandford <>
Date: 2008/5/26
Subject: Bug

User Information:

Closing Gramps after looking at data without altering data in any way.

Error Details:

193578: ERROR: line 147: Unhandled exception
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/var/tmp/gramps-2.2.9-1pclos2007-buildroot/usr/share/gramps/", line 492, in quit
  File "/var/tmp/gramps-2.2.9-1pclos2007-buildroot/usr/share/gramps/GrampsDb/", line 76, in close
  File "/var/tmp/gramps-2.2.9-1pclos2007-buildroot/usr/share/gramps/GrampsDb/", line 111, in quick_write
  File "/var/tmp/gramps-2.2.9-1pclos2007-buildroot/usr/share/gramps/GrampsDb/", line 178, in write
  File "/var/tmp/gramps-2.2.9-1pclos2007-buildroot/usr/share/gramps/GrampsDb/", line 278, in write_xml_data
  File "/var/tmp/gramps-2.2.9-1pclos2007-buildroot/usr/share/gramps/GrampsDb/", line 453, in write_family
AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'get_father_handle'

System Information:

Python version: 2.4.3 (#2, Jan 29 2008, 16:53:31) [GCC 4.1.1 20060724 (prerelease) (4.1.1-4pclos2007)]
BSDDB version:
Gramps version: 2.3.9-1
OS: Linux

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