Firefox Segmentation Fault
wulfmann at tiscali.co.uk
Wed Jul 16 21:03:19 UTC 2008
Darryl Tidd wrote:
> Hi all, I'm running Firefox 3 on Ubuntu 8.04.
> When I go to Yahoo mail I Firefox shuts down, not the only website this
> happens on, but I don't remember the others at this time. So, I start
> Firefox from a terminal and when it shuts down the terminal says
> Segmentation Fault. Sometimes it shows this message: (firefox:4957):
> GLib-GObject-CRITICAL **: g_object_unref: assertion `G_IS_OBJECT
> (object)' failed
> Segmentation fault
> Any help will be greatly appreciated.
I've been getting the Segmentation Faults, too, but the error message is
** (firefox:19097): WARNING **: Exception in gr::RangeSegment
It's repeated multiple times in a *normal* run of FF3. Sometimes I get
the Segmentation Fault. Mostly, the error display (which includes a lot
of lines about loading stuff and a memory dump) just stops in mid-line
and FF freezes.
This started when I had to reinstall due to a motherboard failure.
Before that, FF3 had been working fine, though I don't know if the
"normal" error messages were apprearing as I only started running it
from the terminal to see why it kept crashing after the reinstall.
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