LinuxQuestions.org
Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General
User Name
Password
Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.
If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 04-01-2002, 04:48 PM   #1
bfl
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Mar 2002
Distribution: Mandrake 8.2
Posts: 10

Rep: Reputation: 0
Unhappy enlightenment browser crash


i've been running enlightenment as my wm for the past couple of weeks and have started to experience a distressing problem. at random times when i'm using a web browser, my system will freeze up. my cursor locks in place and the system becomes totally unresponsive to mouse and keyboard actions (so i can't even kill the process). i'm forced to do a hard reboot to get going again. this only happens when i'm using enlightenment, and it's happened with both galeon and opera. it used to only be once in awhile, but now it happens whenever i launch my browser. any suggestions?
 
Old 04-01-2002, 06:27 PM   #2
isajera
Senior Member
 
Registered: Jun 2001
Posts: 1,635

Rep: Reputation: 45
quick answers are to reinstall galeon and opera. enlightenment's stable packages aren't very mem-efficient, but they're pretty reliable. do you happen to know what version you're running? if it's not 16.5, then you might want to upgrade it.
 
Old 04-01-2002, 10:49 PM   #3
bfl
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Mar 2002
Distribution: Mandrake 8.2
Posts: 10

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
i'm currently running E 16.5, it's the version that came with mandy 8.2. i tried installing opera after i was having problems with galeon because i thought it might have just been galeon. i'd really like to keep using enlightenment because i like it's non win-d'oh-s look. maybe i'll try konq to see if i have similiar konsequences. i'll try the galeon reinst. too. thanks for the reply.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Crash, Crash, Crash, Crash and You Guessed it Crash! little_penguin SUSE / openSUSE 8 07-04-2005 09:34 AM
Crash during file browser ops (NFS?) dirdej Red Hat 0 03-26-2005 03:15 AM
xmms crash xine crash mplayer crash paledread Linux - Software 9 03-09-2004 07:09 AM
Enlightenment crash... can i get a term w plz? deadhole Linux - Newbie 6 05-23-2003 03:06 PM
Browser crash frequency mcleodnine General 7 12-11-2001 03:10 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:51 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration