Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 184009
eclipse stops launching
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:26 EST
Description of problem:
After a certain period (I haven't determined the cause yet) eclipse will become
Whenever one tries to launch eclipse it fails with the failed launch screen and
"Failed to load Main-Class manifest attribute from startup.jar"
Trying with sun vm brings up
"Unable to access jarfile startup.jar"
$ yum remove eclipse\*
$ yum install eclipse\*
Will fix the problem.
I haven't been able to determine exactly what causes it to reach this
unlaunchable state but it happens regularly.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Always (once it happens)
This is a Fedora Eclipse bug, not a RHDS bug. Changing product.
Have a look at https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=177210 .
This might be the same thing. You can try and run prelink to make sure it's the
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 177210 ***