Bug 381451 - Eclipse crashes after startup
Summary: Eclipse crashes after startup
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: eclipse
Version: 8
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Andrew Overholt
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-11-14 03:05 UTC by Boris Goldowsky
Modified: 2008-11-26 11:23 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2008-11-26 11:23:55 UTC

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Error log (82.17 KB, text/plain)
2007-11-14 03:05 UTC, Boris Goldowsky
no flags Details

Description Boris Goldowsky 2007-11-14 03:05:39 UTC
Description of problem:

Starting eclipse with existing workspace (previously used with stock Eclipse
3.2), while workspace is being rebuilt:

# An unexpected error has been detected by Java Runtime Environment:
#  SIGSEGV (0xb) at pc=0x00002aaaaacd8fa1, pid=26972, tid=1080056144
# Java VM: IcedTea 64-Bit Server VM (1.7.0-b21 mixed mode linux-amd64)
# Problematic frame:
# V  [libjvm.so+0x205fa1]
# An error report file with more information is saved as:
# /home/boris/hs_err_pid26972.log

and in alert box:

JVM terminated. Exit code=1
-jar /usr/share/eclipse/startup.jar
-os linux
-ws gtk
-arch x86_64
-launcher /usr/lib64/eclipse/eclipse
-name Eclipse
-startup /usr/share/eclipse/startup.jar
-exitdata 337001d
-vm /usr/lib/jvm/java-1.7.0-icedtea-
-jar /usr/share/eclipse/startup.jar 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:


Comment 1 Boris Goldowsky 2007-11-14 03:05:39 UTC
Created attachment 257651 [details]
Error log

Comment 2 Andrew Overholt 2007-11-14 03:39:23 UTC
This sounds like it might be an IcedTea bug.  Andrew/Tom:  thoughts?

Boris:  I notice you're using plugins we don't ship in Fedora.  Can you make it
happen with a clean workspace/clean ~/.eclipse?

Comment 3 Boris Goldowsky 2007-11-14 13:01:57 UTC
No, I tried it with an account without existing eclipse projects/configuration
and it starts up fine.

Comment 4 Andrew Overholt 2007-11-14 14:28:54 UTC
(In reply to comment #3)
> No, I tried it with an account without existing eclipse projects/configuration
> and it starts up fine.

Hmm.  That doesn't bode well for us being able to reproduce it :(  If you can
come up with an easy way to reproduce, I'm sure the IcedTea team will take a
look, but otherwise -- and especially since you can't make it happen out of the
box -- it will be difficult to track down.

Comment 5 Boris Goldowsky 2007-11-15 15:12:15 UTC
Understood.  Unfortunately it seems to be tied to my particular workspace -- if
I copy my old .plugins/org.eclipse.core.resources into a new workspace, it dies
on startup.  But I don't think you could replicate the setup without my project

So it looks like I'll have to rebuild a new workspace on this new version,
unless someone has an idea of how to make a replicable test case out of this. I
don't know enough about how eclipse works to think of a method.

Comment 6 Paul Black 2007-11-19 10:10:18 UTC
I suspect it may be an IcedTea bug: I was getting a similar issue with CVS
checkouts but switching to java-1.5.0 caused the problem to disapppear.

Comment 7 Rohit Singh 2007-12-07 20:43:45 UTC
I ran into the same issues with the version of Fedora Eclipse released with F8.
 However, I was able to avoid crashing by downloading and using Sun's 1.6.0_03
JRE.  I'm pretty sure the problem lies in IcedTea.  

I too encountered the issue on a 64-bit environment.  

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