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Crash also happens on Ubuntu Gutsy

From: Cay Horstmann <cay@horstmann.com>
Date: Sun, 14 Oct 2007 19:14:17 -0700
Message-ID: <4712CCF9.3040406@horstmann.com>
To: www-amaya@w3.org

That crash also happens on Ubuntu Gutsy, and the fix (launching
G_SLICE="always-malloc" amaya) works on Gutsy.

Cheers,

Cay Horstmann

> 
> 
> Florian Dufour a écrit :
>> Irene Vatton a écrit :
>>> On Wednesday 03 October 2007 15:40, Florian Dufour wrote:
>>>> Hi,
>>>>
>>>> I just installed Amaya 9.55-2 Debian package ; I downloaded it on w3c
>>>> website. I use Debian Sid (unstable).
>>>>
>>>> Unfortunlately it crashes when I try to open the "Open" menu. This bug
>>>> has been reproduced on three other computers, also using Debian Unstable
>>>> x86.
>>> It seems to be a bug with the gtk-x11 library.
>>> Do you know what are major changes with this Debian Unstable version?
>> 
>> Thanks for your answer. I'm not able to give some clue about gtk-x11
>> library.
> 
> Hi,
> 
> I found a workaround.
> 
> Let me add some informations about Debian gtk-x11 library : it seems
> that the 2.12 version was accepted in unstable on september, 20th.
> Before that, that was the 2.10.12 one.
> 
> Then I found some informations on Debian bugtracker, which led me to an
> Eclipse crash which seems similar :
> 
> http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=443408
> 
> Within that report, I found a workaround : if you add
> G_SLICE="always-malloc" in your environment, Amaya works again !
> 
> Bye,
> 
> -- 
> Florian Dufour
> 
> INRIA - Direction des Systèmes d'Information
> Tél : 04 76 61 52 39 - Mél : Florian.Dufour@inrialpes.fr

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