Re: Problems with Mozilla Crashing
From: Robin Laing (Robin.Laing_at_drdc-rddc.gc.ca)
Date: Thu, 29 Apr 2004 10:45:29 -0600 To: Robin.Laing@drdc-rddc.gc.ca, For users of Fedora Core releases <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Robin Laing wrote:
> John Nichel wrote:
>> I've searched the archives and found quite a few people are having
>> problems with Mozilla and Fedora 1. I tried all the suggestions that
>> I found: installed M$'s TTF fonts, uninstalled/reinstalled the
>> ttfonts-ja package, created a new profile from scratch, etc. and still
>> no go. I've tried these steps both with the RPM version (1.4) and the
>> latest download from Mozilla (1.6), but Mozilla will still just 'exit'
>> with no warning, and no error messages. Does anyone have any other
>> suggestions? TIA
> If it is site dependent, check for a problem with fonts.
> I had this problem when accessing certain sites and found that there was
> a font problem and makeing a link fixed all my crashes.
> There was no zysong.ttf font on my system and creating a link from
> zysnog.ttf > gbsn001p.ttf stopped 99.9% of my crashes.
> This is in the following directory.
> There is a bug report on the RedHat site about this and is where I found
Here is a RedHat link to the problem.
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