firefox segfaults

Jeremy Utley jeremy at jutley.org
Tue Dec 28 17:41:02 PST 2004


DJ Lucas wrote:

>On Wed, 2004-12-29 at 00:54 +0100, charlie wrote:
>  
>
>>hi everyone,
>>
>>LFS: 6.0
>>BLFS: SVN
>>
>>I just installed firefox, compilation went allright.
>>I didn't run it right after installation. I halted first and rebooted.
>>As told, i ran it as root for the first time, but here is what i get:
>>
>>*** nsExtensionManager::_disableObsoleteExtensions - failure, catching 
>>exception so finalize window can close
>>/usr/lib/firefox-1.0/run-mozilla.sh: line 159: 718 Segmentation fault 
>>"$prog" ${1+"$@"}
>>
>>anybody having the same issue?
>>
>>regards
>>CH COLLIN
>>    
>>
>
>Was that run as root?  I have the same problem with firefox on my
>unstable build.  Runs fine as root, but same error as any other user.
>
>-- DJ Lucas
>
>  
>
Then in that case you're going to be looking at some form of permissions 
problem.  I'd start with checking all your fonts to ensure they're 
world-readable - I know I saw something similar when the fonts I copied 
over from windows were not world-readable.

-J-



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