Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 157083
Launching of Eclipse app freeze the Operating System
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:05 EST
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Description of problem:
After a successful installation of Fedora Core 4 Test 2 yesterday, I launched the Eclipse (native version). As soon as the selected the workbench from the first window that is displayed after the eclipse splash screen, the OS freezes.
After this I cannot do anything.... I have to reboot the system.
Can you please fix this issue.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Launch the Eclipse IDE
2.Splash screen is displayed for few seconds
3.Then the first window of eclipse is displayed
4. After this system freezes/hangs indefinutely.
Actual Results: The system freezes, I have to reboot. this happens everytime I try to use eclipse.
Expected Results: System must not freeze and I must be able use Eclipse IDE.
Were you trying to run Eclipse as the root user?
Running latest rawhide.
I accidently ran eclipse as root and got a system freeze.
ALT-CTL-F2 and ALT-CTL-DEL have no effect; had to hard reset/reboot.
/usr/log/messages shows nothing.....
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 152386 ***