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Default WireShare bug problem

Using WireShare like I have many times before, but I've recently started getting a message that says "A Problem Occurred..." which then says "WireShare has encountered an internal error. It is possible for WireShare to recover and continue running normally. To continue using WireShare, close this window. If desired, you can click 'Show Bug' to look at the information about the error."

The bug text is too long to post here. Has anyone experienced this message yet? It keeps periodically popping up with multiple windows that don't want to close. Any clues?
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The most important information in such reports is usually the first ten to fifteen lines of the report. But without any details of the report it's impossible to know what the problem is.

The two possibilities I can think of that were worked upon were a memory problem & a problem with connection preferencing, the latter would mention a problem connecting to a leaf when running in ultrapeer mode. However these only resulted in a single popup window.
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WireShare version
Java version 1.6.0_65 from Apple Inc.
Mac OS X v. 10.6.8 on i386
Free/total memory: 44706384/132579328

java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: xml too large: {deflate}x����sIr��

(etc. etc.)

at com.limegroup.gnutella.messages.QueryReplyImpl.<in it>(
at com.limegroup.gnutella.messages.QueryReplyFactoryI mpl.createInternal(
at com.limegroup.gnutella.messages.QueryReplyFactoryI mpl.createQueryReply( 8)
at com.limegroup.gnutella.messages.OutgoingQueryReply FactoryImpl.createReplies(OutgoingQueryReplyFactor
at com.limegroup.gnutella.messages.OutgoingQueryReply FactoryImpl.createReplies(OutgoingQueryReplyFactor
at com.limegroup.gnutella.messages.OutgoingQueryReply FactoryImpl.createReplies(OutgoingQueryReplyFactor
at com.limegroup.gnutella.MessageRouterImpl.responses ToQueryReplies(
at com.limegroup.gnutella.MessageRouterImpl.responses ToQueryReplies(
at com.limegroup.gnutella.StandardMessageRouter.sendR esponses(
at com.limegroup.gnutella.StandardMessageRouter.respo ndToQueryRequest(
at com.limegroup.gnutella.MessageRouterImpl.handleQue ryRequest(
at com.limegroup.gnutella.MessageRouterImpl.handleQue ryRequestPossibleDuplicate( 865)
at com.limegroup.gnutella.MessageRouterImpl$QueryRequ estHandler.handleMessage( 84)
at com.limegroup.gnutella.MessageRouterImpl.handleMes sage(
at com.limegroup.gnutella.MessageDispatcher$TCPDispat ch.dispatch(
at com.limegroup.gnutella.MessageDispatcher$Dispatch. run(
at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$ Task(
at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$ (

Detail: Uncaught thread error: Message-Executor

-- listing session information --
Current thread: Message-Executor
Active Threads: 19
Uptime: 1:42
Is Connected: true
Number of Ultrapeer -> Ultrapeer Connections: 11
Number of Ultrapeer -> Leaf Connections: 9
Number of Leaf -> Ultrapeer Connections: 0
Number of Old Connections: 0
Acting as Ultrapeer: true
Acting as Shielded Leaf: false
Number of Active Uploads: 0
Number of Queued Uploads: 0
Number of Active Managed Downloads: 2
Number of Active HTTP Downloaders: 0
Number of Waiting Downloads: 0
Received incoming this session: true
Number of Managed Files: 197
Number of Mounted Friend Files: 0
Number of Shared Files: 59
Guess Capable: true
Received Solicited UDP: true
Port Stable: true
FWT Capable: true
Last Reported Port: 20583
External Port: 20583
IP Pongs Received: 0
Number of Content Response URNs:
Number of CreationTimeCache URNs: 58
VF Byte Cache Size: 0
VF Verify Cache Size: 0
VF Queue Size: 0
ByteBuffer Cache Size: 740
Number of Waiting Sockets: 0
Number of Pending Timeouts: 18
Peak Number of Thread: 38
Number of SP2 Workarounds: 0
System Load Avg: 0.67578125
Objects Pending GC: 0
Free Space In Settings: 26781519872
Free Space In Incomplete: 26781519872
Free Space In Downloads: 26781519872
Heap Memory Usage: init = 134217728(131072K) used = 87872944(85813K) committed = 132579328(129472K) max = 801964032(783168K)
Non-Heap Memory Usage: init = 268603392(262308K) used = 56164824(54848K) committed = 275419136(268964K) max = 301989888(294912K)
SlotManager dump:: active:0:0 1:0 2:0 queued:0:0 1:0 2:0 resumable:0:0 1:0 2:0 bw now:0.0 session avg:0.0
Number of select calls: 4852
Number of immediate selects: 12095
Average time in select: 20345139

-- listing threads --
JmDNS.RecordReaper: 1
AWT-AppKit: 1
AWT-Shutdown: 1
JmDNS.SocketListener: 1
HSQLDB Timer @16b8ebc: 1
QRPPropagator: 1
Deadlock Detection Thread: 1
FastExecutor: 1
ManualGC: 1
backgroundExecutor: 1
QueryUnicaster: 1
Poller SunPKCS11-Darwin: 1
AWT-EventQueue-0: 1
DHT-Executor: 1
process reaper: 1
MulticastService: 1
NIODispatcher: 1
DestroyJavaVM: 1
Message-Executor: 1

-- listing properties --
DHT_NODE_ID=84B792260AC8172346866C05F143C8093B8040 75
BANNED_WORDS=.wmv;.wma;.mov;accelerator;apple;asta ...
BANNED_EXTENSIONS=.asf;.asx;.au;.htm;.html;.mht;.w ax;.w...
DOWNTIME_HISTORY=745098;53;711;2812;20;8558;5118;2 412;...
UPTIME_HISTORY=1659;480;565;88;4667;1851;58295;847 79...
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Bigjx would be the one to sort this out.

If it's a persistent problem (& looks as though it is), try downgrading to
If still issues, save your downloads.dat file & file & delete all other files within your WS preferences folder. Return those two files then startup WS again. You'd need to do the WS setup questions again. Looks as though you have port forwarded so you would need to re-add that port again into the port forward portion WS Listening Ports settings.

Thumbs up for sticking with Snow Leopard. So have I.
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deleting the files seems to have worked. Thanks for the help!
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