System freezes unexpectly

Glen Barber glen.j.barber at
Sun Aug 29 16:55:22 UTC 2010

On 8/29/10 10:18 AM, Davide Italiano wrote:
> Hi.
> I'm running 8.1 on my Sony Vaio laptop, with dwm as window manager on
> lastest Xorg on ports.
> When I'm trying to run firefox3, the system "freezes" unexpectly. I
> know that "freezes" is a bit generic but I can't find a more specific
> term to describe the situation. Dmesg doesn't give useful infos.
> I installed firefox using pkg_add -r , the only add-on/plugin
> installed is Xmarks.
> I'm ready to eventually debug, any suggestion is apprectiated.

Hi Davide,

Can you run firefox from xterm and check for any errors that might be


Glen Barber

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