Re: emacs dies in latest sarge
On Tue, 28 Dec 2004 19:00:19 +0100, Hendrik Boom wrote:
> Hendrik Boom wrote:
> > Never thought this would happen! I just updated my srage system
> > yesterday (December 27). Todey I tried editing an ordinary text file.
> > Emacs crashes after I enter about one line of text. After restarting
> > it, id dies instantly. It just has time to flash its window onto the
> > screen, and then the window vanishes. I'm running all this under KDE,
> > starting emacs from the command line as
> > emacs think &
> > The file think is on a remote NFS-mounted volume. more has no trouble
> > reading the file.
> > I guess I go back to the woody I keep on another partition. Any other
> > suggestions?
> I rebooted, and it works now. Strange.
It's possible you have hardware problems. Check the syslog, and look into
memtest86 (deb available) for more info on diagnosis.