firebird and xemacs locking up/crashing "in pairs"???

Gary Jennejohn garyj at
Fri Nov 28 02:25:18 PST 2003

Palle Girgensohn writes:
> Well, shutting off type-ahead-search (the single best feature of firebird,=20
> btw) does not really help. I cannot reproduce the core dump as before, but=20
> firebird and xemacs still lock up in pairs. Just had this experience, and=20
> firebird would work even though I killed all its processes and restarted=20
> the application! Firebird shoed up, but never tried accessing any URLs.=20
> Started mozilla instead, worked fine... Then I realized that xemacs was=20
> hung, killed it and bingo, firebird works again. Is this also a known=20
> problem?

Are you using Linux-firebird or a natively compiled firebird? AFAIK
I've never seen the problems you describe while using xemacs and the
Linux-firebird together.

Gary Jennejohn / garyj[at] gj[at] gj[at]

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