Bug 118266 - Sawfish hangs when i try to start it
Summary: Sawfish hangs when i try to start it
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: sawfish (Show other bugs)
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: athlon Linux
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Assignee: Havoc Pennington
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Blocks: FC2Blocker
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Reported: 2004-03-14 19:51 UTC by Alberto Cardinalli Jr.
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-04-18 10:40:11 UTC
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Description Alberto Cardinalli Jr. 2004-03-14 19:51:14 UTC
Description of problem:
I installed sawfish via yum under my FC2 Test1 box, but when i try to
start it, it hangs. I tried to start it using "killall metacity &&
sawfish &", it kills metacity but it try to start sawfish, it returns
this error message:

[acjr@acjr1 acjr]$ killall metacity && sawfish &
[1] 3476
[acjr@acjr1 acjr]$ rep: received fatal signal: Illegal instruction
struct debug_buf common:
Backtrace in `fatal_signal_handler':
Lisp backtrace:
#8   intern-structure ...
#7   load-module ...
#6   run-byte-code ...
#4   make-structure (() #<closure 9f6e920> #<closure 9f6e934> user)
#2   load ...
#1   run-byte-code ...
bash: line 1:  3480 Illegal instruction     sawfish
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Every time I try to kill metacity and start sawfish.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install sawfish
2. # killall metacity && sawfish &
Actual results:
It returns a error message

Expected results:
Start sawfish

Additional info:

Comment 1 Nils Philippsen 2004-04-16 14:36:04 UTC
Works for me here with the same version of sawfish on a system with a
current set of packages. Can you confirm whether the problems still
persists with you please?

Comment 2 Alberto Cardinalli Jr. 2004-04-17 01:14:06 UTC
Nils, sawfish is running here now, without problems. This occurred
after some updates using yum .... Thanks anyway ...

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