Eclipse dies on amd64
sean at mcneil.com
Fri Dec 2 18:12:40 GMT 2005
On Fri, 2005-12-02 at 14:16 -0300, Franco Bruno Borghesi wrote:
> 2005/12/2, Panagiotis Astithas <past at ebs.gr>:
> Sean McNeil wrote:
> > On Thu, 2005-12-01 at 16:12 -0300, Franco Bruno Borghesi
> >>Hi everyone.
> >>I'm having problems with eclipse on my new amd64
> installation. Eclipse hangs
> >>for a couple of minutes and then I get a window telling me
> that java
> >>This is a random problem, and I haven't found a way to
> reproduce it. It just
> >>I've tryied rebuilding eclipse, but it didn't help (used
> >>I've attached the log files generated in my home directory.
> Maybe someone
> >>could give me a hint.
> >>Console reports:
> >>pid 33465 (java), uid 1000: exited on signal 6 (core dumped)
> >>pid 8299 (java), uid 1000: exited on signal 6 (core dumped)
> >>System Detail:
> >>*FreeBSD taz.oficina 6.0-STABLE FreeBSD 6.0-STABLE #1: Tue
> Nov 29 17:10:44
> >>ART 2005 root at taz.oficina:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/TAZ amd64
> >>*java version "1.5.0-p2"
> >>Java(TM) 2 Runtime Environment, Standard Edition (build
> >>Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build
> >>mixed mode)
> > I used to have this same kind of thing happen to me until I
> fixed java.
> > Please look at the java@ mailing list. There are two
> proposed solutions
> > in there regarding libz namespace conflicts that have been
> > around for quite a while, yet neither of these solutions
> have been
> > implemented in the port. It is pretty crucial for eclipse
> as it uses
> > gtk extensively which relies on libz. Take a look at:
> > Cheers,
> > Sean
> FWIW, I've been running (on i386) with Mikhail's patches for
> the last
> couple of months in my day job and I have encountered zero
> I've been using unpatched jdk15 for a couple of months too on i386
> (athlon XP) and it worked without problems. This week I changed my
> computer to an Atlon64 and started a fresh installation, and that's
> when problems started.
> Yesterday I applied this patch
> (http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-java/2005-October/004487.html) because the other proposed patch failed. Recompiled jdk15 and reinstaled.
> Eclipse just hanged, so I will try to apply the other patch
> (http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-java/2005-October/004476.html) and recompile jdk15 again.
> I attached today's hs_err-pid file. Do you still think this is a
> libzip.so problem?
This is the most likely candidate, but there are also might be
incompatibilities between the i386 and amd64 versions of a workspace.
Make sure you rm -rf .eclipse and use a fresh workspace.
Another thing people have been asking is to try using the default gnome
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