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Old 02-04-2004, 08:29 PM   #1
CamelofCamelot
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opera not working; reinstall of opera no help


For some reason, my web browser, Opera, has stopped working. When I execute it from the shell, I get a segmentation fault.

The error first started happening after switching to ratpoison for my window manager, but it executed successfully several times before it stopped working. Then I decided to try executing it with XFce instead of ratpoison, and that didn't help, then I tried reinstalling Opera, and that didn't help.

Thanks in advance for advice on how to get Opera to work again.

Edit: I'm using slackware 9.1 + kernel 2.6.1, if any of that matters.

Last edited by CamelofCamelot; 02-04-2004 at 08:56 PM.
 
Old 02-05-2004, 01:59 AM   #2
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it may be that the .opera folder in your user area is corrupted

copy it elsewhere, then start opera up again and see if it helps
 
  


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