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Old 10-18-2006, 05:47 PM   #1
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Hey all. Total nüũb here having problems with's Database option. Can't get past the "welcome" page (for lack of a better name). If I select either "Create Form..." or "Use Wizard..." it just freezes up, and I get this in terminal:
*** glibc detected *** free(): invalid pointer: 0xb6234678 ***
Then I have to force quit. This is OO v. 2.0.2, and I'm on Ubuntu 6.06, by the way. Thanks in advance.

P.S. - Can anyone recommend another db program in the meantime?
Old 10-19-2006, 12:36 PM   #2
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I tried creating a database, and got an error saying that a JRE (Java Runtime Environment) wasn't installed, and the selected JRE was defective. The error you're getting suggests that a free() function call was made with a parameter that hadn't been initialized with alloc() yet, or the version of glibc is older than required by OO.o, or there's a different problem with JRE than the one I was getting.



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