Bug #998


Exception: Object must implement IConvertible.

Added by Whinette Karmina 3523 days ago. Updated 2792 days ago.

Status:Closed Start:11/19/2014
Priority:Normal Due date:
Assigned to:avatarMirco Bauer % Done:


Target version:0.11.1

Found in Version:

Votes: 0


I am a new user of smuxi.
I today added my twitter account to the program. This exception occurs when it tries to fetch data from twitter.
I'm connecting through smuxi-server hosted on a debian 7.

Exception Type:

Exception Message:
Object must implement IConvertible.

Exception StackTrace:

Server stack trace: 
   at System.Convert.ChangeType(Object value, Type conversionType, IFormatProvider provider)
   at System.Runtime.Serialization.FormatterConverter.Convert(Object value, Type type)
   at System.Runtime.Serialization.SerializationInfo.GetValue(String name, Type type)
   at System.Collections.Generic.Dictionary`2.OnDeserialization(Object sender)
   at System.Runtime.Serialization.ObjectManager.RaiseDeserializationEvent()
   at System.Runtime.Serialization.Formatters.Binary.ObjectReader.Deserialize(HeaderHandler handler, __BinaryParser serParser, Boolean fCheck, Boolean isCrossAppDomain, IMethodCallMessage methodCallMessage)
   at System.Runtime.Serialization.Formatters.Binary.BinaryFormatter.Deserialize(Stream serializationStream, HeaderHandler handler, Boolean fCheck, Boolean isCrossAppDomain, IMethodCallMessage methodCallMessage)
   at System.Runtime.Remoting.Channels.CoreChannel.DeserializeBinaryResponseMessage(Stream inputStream, IMethodCallMessage reqMsg, Boolean bStrictBinding)
   at System.Runtime.Remoting.Channels.BinaryClientFormatterSink.SyncProcessMessage(IMessage msg)

Exception rethrown at [0]: 
   at System.Runtime.Remoting.Proxies.RealProxy.HandleReturnMessage(IMessage reqMsg, IMessage retMsg)
   at System.Runtime.Remoting.Proxies.RealProxy.PrivateInvoke(MessageData& msgData, Int32 type)
   at Smuxi.Engine.GroupChatModel.get_Persons()
   at Smuxi.Frontend.Gnome.GroupChatView.Sync()
   at Smuxi.Frontend.Gnome.TwitterGroupChatView.Sync()
   at Smuxi.Fronten

Related issues

duplicates Smuxi - Bug #589 remoting error since updating smuxi-server to Mono 2.10.1 Closed 04/20/2011


Updated by Whinette Karmina 3523 days ago


The frontend client runs on win 8.1 pro

Updated by Mirco Bauer 3316 days ago


The only known workaround is to use Mono on the Windows side instead of Microsoft .NET

Updated by Mirco Bauer 2792 days ago

  • Status changed from New to Closed

Smuxi is now detecting this issue and shows a dialog with a link to resolve the issue instead of crashing.

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