AR# 38272

12.3 EDK - SDK crashes on Linux with a SIGSERV error when creating a new workspace

Description

When creating a new SDK workspace on a Linux machine, I get an error message similar to the following:

Xilinx EDK 12.3 Build EDK_MS3.69
Copyright (c) 1995-2010 Xilinx, Inc. All rights reserved.
#
# A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment:
#
# SIGSEGV (0xb) at pc=0x6d34fe45, pid=9200, tid=3074759568
#
# JRE version: 6.0_16-b01
# Java VM: Java HotSpot(TM) Server VM (14.2-b01 mixed mode linux-x86 )
# Problematic frame:
# C [libxul.so+0xb78e45]
#
# An error report file with more information is saved as:
# /home/user/work/hs_err_pid9200.log

Solution

One solution is to unset the MOZILLA_FIVE_HOME environment variable :

unsetenv MOZILLA_FIVE_HOME

Linked Answer Records

Master Answer Records

Answer Number Answer Title Version Found Version Resolved
34609 12.x EDK - Master Answer Record List N/A N/A
AR# 38272
Date 12/15/2012
Status Active
Type General Article
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