Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 118266
Sawfish hangs when i try to start it
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:38 EST
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 &
[acjr@acjr1 acjr]$ rep: received fatal signal: Illegal instruction
struct debug_buf common:
Backtrace in `fatal_signal_handler':
#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):
Every time I try to kill metacity and start sawfish.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install sawfish
2. # killall metacity && sawfish &
It returns a error message
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?
Nils, sawfish is running here now, without problems. This occurred
after some updates using yum .... Thanks anyway ...