After using licq since, well, forever it now refuses to load, with the following (these when trying in terminal, although menu doesn't work, nothing does.)

Can anyone bail me out?

TIA!

Ken

Code:
[ken@ken ken]$ licq
08:13:46: [WRN] Licq: Ignoring stale lockfile (pid 1600)
08:13:47: [ERR] IniFile: Warning, failed to find section.
                File    = /home/ken/.licq/users.conf
                Section = [users]
08:13:47: [ERR] IniFile: Fatal error, terminating program.
[ken@ken ken]$ kill 1600
bash: kill: (1600) - No such process
[ken@ken ken]$ kate /home/ken/.licq/users.conf
DCOPServer up and running.
DCOP Cleaning up dead connections.
[ken@ken ken]$ Mutex destroy failure: Device or resource busy
kdeinit: Fatal IO error: client killed
kdeinit: sending SIGHUP to children.
kdeinit: sending SIGTERM to children.
kdeinit: Exit.
<----  hangs right here