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[launcher error] Client won't start

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Sotar

Junior Member

01-12-2012

[RESOLVED]

Hi, so I have this not-so-uncommon error when

1) the launcher will start and check for updates correctly
2) after clicking the Play button the launcher gets closed, the PVP client does not launch although the LolLauncher.exe process is visible in the task manager

It did not start after a new patch, I could play normally until yesterday
What does not help:
a) retrying
b) Restarting the machine
c) reinstalling Air
d) updating stuff

Here's some logs:

Quote:
( USER)[22:54:52.485] wWinMain: LoLLauncher version 1.0.0.251 (RELEASE)
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.485] RADS::Common::LocalFileSystem::FindFiles: (temp/TMP*, 0x00000000 , 0x00000000)
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.485] RADS::Common::Cider::Cider: Failed to load TGIsFullscreen, Cider not running
( USER)[22:54:52.485] RADS::Common::Cider::Create: Running on Windows
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.485] wWinMain: Cider not available
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.485] RADS::API::Impl::Main::Main: User kernel is running, attempting connection.
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.485] RADS::Common::Cider::Cider: Failed to load TGIsFullscreen, Cider not running
( USER)[22:54:52.485] RADS::Common::Cider::Create: Running on Windows
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.485] RADS::API::Impl::Main::Main: Using Named Pipe to attempt connection
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.485] RADS::API::Impl::Main::Main: Connected to kernel successfully
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.485] RADS::Common::ReleaseManifest::Load: ("C:/Riot Games/League of Legends/RADS/projects/lol_launcher/releases/0.0.0.45/releasemanifest&quot
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.485] RADS::Common::ReleaseManifest::Load: Succeeded
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.485] RADS::API::Impl::RuntimeEnvironment::GenerateFileMap: start building file map
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.485] RADS::API::Impl::RuntimeEnvironment::GenerateFileMap: done building file map
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.485] RADS::API::Impl::Main::Main: Successfully determine runtime environment
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.485] RADS::UserKernelProtocol::ToUserKernel::Send::SetLogParametersRequest: (0, 0x00000000, 3)
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.532] RADS::UserKernelProtocol::ToUserKernel::Send::EnumerateInstalledProjectReleasesRequest: (0, 0x00000001)
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.532] AirClientRegionUpdate::`anonymous-namespace'::Perform: no region file found
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.532] InitConfig: region code: eune_region
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.532] RADS::LoLLauncher::LocalizedStrings::Load: EUNE/en_gb
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.532] `anonymous-namespace'::SetSystemLocale: Previous locale: C
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.532] `anonymous-namespace'::SetSystemLocale: Locale set to: English_United States.1252
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.532] `anonymous-namespace'::SetSystemLocale: Set code page successful
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.563] RADS::LoLLauncher::DetectAndFixUnsafeInstall::RunCheck: Checking for unsafe install(s)
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.563] RADS::Common::RegistryHelp::RegKeyValueString::RegKeyValueString: (SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{92606477-9366-4D3B-8AE3-6BE4B29727AB}, Comments, )
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.563] RADS::Common::RegistryHelp::RegKeyValueString::RegKeyValueString: Failed to find registry key "SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{92606477-9366-4D3B-8AE3-6BE4B29727AB}" (2). Using provided default value.
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.563] RADS::Common::RegistryHelp::RegKeyValueString::RegKeyValueString: (SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{918A9082-6287-4D25-9002-5E5D5E4971CB}, Comments, )
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.563] RADS::Common::RegistryHelp::RegKeyValueString::RegKeyValueString: Failed to find registry value "Comments" (2). Using provided default value.
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.563] RADS::Common::RegistryHelp::RegKeyValueString::RegKeyValueString: (SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{918A9082-6287-4D25-9002-5E5D5E4971CB}, UninstallString, )
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.563] RADS::Common::RegistryHelp::RegKeyValueString::RegKeyValueString: (SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{918A9082-6287-4D25-9002-5E5D5E4971CB}, InstallLocation, )
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.563] RADS::Common::LocalFileSystem::GetCurrentDirectoryA: ()
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.563] RADS::Common::LocalFileSystem::SetCurrentDirectoryA: (c:\riot games\league of legends)
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.563] RADS::Common::LocalFileSystem::FindFiles: (*, 0x00000010 , 0x00000000)
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.563] RADS::Common::LocalFileSystem::FindFiles: (*.*, 0x00000000 , 0x00000010)
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.563] RADS::Common::LocalFileSystem::SetCurrentDirectoryA: (C:\Riot Games\League of Legends\RADS\projects\lol_launcher\releases\0.0.0.45\deploy)
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.673] RADS::GFxRADS::File::Read: API::IFile: Attempt to read past end of file.
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.673] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: @@@[C++ -> Flash]@@@ Main::init
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.719] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ------------------------------- ABOUT TO LOCALIZE
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.719] RADS::Common::HTTPConnection::HTTPConnection: (http://ll.leagueoflegends.com)
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.719] RADS::Common::HTTPConnection::Connect: (http://ll.leagueoflegends.com)
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.719] RADS::Common::HTTPConnection::GetFile: ("/pages/launcher/eune?lang=en", "temp\TMP8E6.tmp", RETRY, 0x00000000)
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ScreenMain::[constructor]
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ScreenRegional::[constructor]
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ScreenOptions::[constructor]
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ScreenMessageBox::[constructor]
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ? delete Main.root.onEnterFrame: true
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ViewRoot::init
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ScreenMain::init
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ScreenMain::init -> end function
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ScreenOptions::init
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ScreenRegional::init
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ScreenMessageBox::init
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ScreenRegional::populate
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ComboBox::populateList
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ComboBoxRegion::selectItem
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ComboBox::populateList
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ComboBox::selectItem
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ComboBox::selectItem
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ComboBoxRegion::selectItem
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ComboBox::populateList
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ComboBox::selectItem
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ComboBox::selectItem
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ComboBox::selectItem
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ViewRoot::updateServerStatus -> [aCode=0]
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ViewRoot::localize
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ScreenMain::localize
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.829] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ViewRoot::updateServerStatus -> [aCode=0]
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.844] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: @@@[Flash -> C++]@@@ Main::startUpdate
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.844] Update::Update: ()
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.844] RADS::GFxRADS::File::Read: API::IFile: Attempt to read past end of file.
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.844] Update::ThreadProc: ()
( DEBUG)[22:54:52.844] RADS::UserKernelProtocol::ToUserKernel::Send::UpdateProjectRequest: (0, 0x00000002, lol_air_client)
( DEBUG)[22:54:53.063] RADS::UserKernelProtocol::ToUserKernel::Send::UpdateProjectRequest: (0, 0x00000003, lol_air_client_config_eune)
( DEBUG)[22:54:53.266] Update::UpdateAirClientConfiguration: Copying file ("C:/Riot Games/League of Legends/RADS/projects/lol_air_client_config_eune/releases/0.0.0.22/deploy/lol.properties", "C:/Riot Games/League of Legends/RADS/projects/lol_air_client/releases/0.0.0.118/deploy/lol.properties", FALSE)
( DEBUG)[22:54:53.266] RADS::UserKernelProtocol::ToUserKernel::Send::UpdateSolutionRequest: (0, 0x00000004, lol_game_client_sln, en_gb)
( DEBUG)[22:54:53.453] RADS::Common::HTTPConnection::Disconnect: ()
( DEBUG)[22:54:53.484] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: @@@[C++ -> Flash]@@@ Main::onHTTPResponse
( DEBUG)[22:54:53.484] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ViewRoot::updateServerStatus -> [aCode=1]
( DEBUG)[22:54:53.484] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: ViewRoot::updateNews
( DEBUG)[22:54:53.500] Update::ThreadProc: Completed with m_hr = 0x00000000
( DEBUG)[22:54:53.531] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: @@@[C++ -> Flash]@@@ Main::onTaskComplete
( DEBUG)[22:54:53.531] Update::~Update: ()
( DEBUG)[22:54:54.233] FSCommandHandler::Callback: FlashTrace: @@@[Flash -> C++]@@@ Main::launch
( DEBUG)[22:54:54.233] RADS::UserKernelProtocol::ToUserKernel::Send::SetLogParametersRequest: (0, 0x00000005, 2)
( DEBUG)[22:54:54.233] Play: (C:/Riot Games/League of Legends/RADS/projects/lol_air_client/releases/0.0.0.118/deploy/LolClient.exe,C:/Riot Games/League of Legends/RADS/solutions/lol_game_client_sln/releases/0.0.0.105/deploy/League of Legends.exe,false,/AirProxyADL.exe)
( DEBUG)[22:54:54.233] Play: Initializing Maestro Server Controller with parameters:
( DEBUG)[22:54:54.233] Play: [ Launcher Path: LoLLauncher.exe]
( DEBUG)[22:54:54.233] Play: [ Air Client Path: C:/Riot Games/League of Legends/RADS/projects/lol_air_client/releases/0.0.0.118/deploy/LolClient.exe]
( DEBUG)[22:54:54.233] Play: [Game Client Path: C:/Riot Games/League of Legends/RADS/solutions/lol_game_client_sln/releases/0.0.0.105/deploy/League of Legends.exe]
( DEBUG)[22:54:54.249] Play: Starting Maestro Server
( ERROR)[22:54:59.258] RADS::Common::CRT::fopen_s: ("C:/Riot Games/League of Legends/RADS/error_ticket", "rb&quot failed: No such file or directory
( DEBUG)[22:54:59.258] ErrorTicket::Load: Failed to open error ticket file C:/Riot Games/League of Legends/RADS/error_ticket


I see only 1 error level message, but I doubt it should be the real cause of the fail launch?
C:/Riot Games/League of Legends/RADS/error_ticket", "rb&quot failed: No such file or directory

Any hints what else can be done?
Reinstalling is hardly an option due to download limits, it's the last resort really and I would like to avoid it if at possible. Especially that to most people with this issue, whose posts I was able to find, it did not prove helpful.


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nobes

Senior Member

01-12-2012

Hey Sotar,
I'm pretty sure reinstalling would fix this issue.
Make sure you install everything in one directory and
when running game first after instalation
run as administrator.


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Junior Wrenchman

01-12-2012

I think before reinstall you can try to repair luncher (right top corner). Oh and you can try to uninstall Pando Media Booster


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Sotar

Junior Member

01-13-2012

Hey guys, thanks a lot for the time taken to reply to my post. Appreciated.
I am happy to report the issue was fixed by launching the "repair" procedure and letting it complete this time (I might have aborted it before).


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Junior Wrenchman

01-13-2012

Glad that i helped.. Good luck in-game.


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ChipperPowah

Junior Member

02-27-2013

I had the same problem, but I fixed mine! I went to- computer- Local Disk- Riot Games - League Of legends - RADS - Projects - Lol_air_Client - releases - and deleted the highest number - start LoL again!
It went well, because my LoL didnt start after pushing ' Play ' before I saw someones post! Gl & Hf Summoners !


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