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I installed IP Messenger (GNOME 2) from Ubuntu software center but its not working. It's always showing an error message .

FileName:ipmsg.c
Function:create_lock_file
Line:157
Can not setup lock file:/tmp/g2ipmsg.lock errno : -11 (Resource temporarily unavailable)
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closed as off topic by Marco Ceppi Feb 4 '12 at 1:33

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what is the output of ls -ld /tmp ? –  fossfreedom Sep 12 '11 at 13:37
    
What is IP messenger? Would you be able to use an alternative? –  RolandiXor Sep 12 '11 at 17:39
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There are reports of the same problem in the reviews in Software Center. It's likely that this should be filed as a bug report. –  belacqua Sep 12 '11 at 21:55

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