7.0R && freemind 0.8.1 crashes randomly

Matthias Apitz matthias.apitz at oclc.org
Thu Apr 10 05:03:00 UTC 2008

El día Wednesday, April 09, 2008 a las 05:12:05PM +0200, Kris Kennaway escribió:

> Ivan Voras wrote:
> >Matthias Apitz wrote:
> >>Hello,
> >>
> >>I'm used to use 'freemind' (and used 0.8.0 a lot in FreeBSD 6.2); since
> >>the update to 7.0-REL and freemind as 0.8.1 from ports it is unusable
> >>because it crashes randomly, sometimes it does not even comes up without
> >>any message, sometimes it crashes by its own while I'm working in some
> >>other part of the KDE 3.5.8 desktop; does someone face the same problem?
> >>thanks in advance for a tip;
> >
> >FreeMind is a java application and since there's still no official Java
> >for FreeBSD 7, you're probably lucky it works at all :)
> >
> What do you expect is wrong with the 6.x jdk running under compatibility?
> Kris

I have 'make install'ed /usr/ports/java/jdk15 and adjusted the the
launcher script /usr/local/bin/freemind to its Java engine:
JAVA_VERSION="1.4+" "/usr/local/jdk1.5.0/bin/java" -cp "${CLASSPATH}" freemind.main.FreeMind "${FILE}"

works now without any crash so far;

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