Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 155105
eclipse completely freeze the System
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:04 EST
Description of problem:
launching eclipse on a freshy installed FC4test2
completely freeze the System without any message !
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
each time i launch eclipse
Steps to Reproduce:
1. launch eclipse
eclipse display it splash screen, then the eclipse welcome page
then the system freeze completely, with no message, even in the console
eclipse and OS running !
it is the same result if i launch eclipse with a remote display, it it not
a problem of Xorg.
the system is a laptop compaq evo n610c with 768 Mb of ram.
i have not tested FC4 with another PC yet.
the laptop has a double boot linux/winxp and works perfectly under winxp
it was previouly installed with FC3 and was working fine also.
It also work well if i do not launch eclipse !
i can not see any crash related message in /var/log/message after rebooting.
i know it will be very difficult to track this problem without any more
precision, it is just to let you know.
Are you running Eclipse as root?
(In reply to comment #1)
> Are you running Eclipse as root?
yes, ( it was just a test, i had only the root account defined )
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 154532 ***