On 03/17/2009 06:40 PM, Leonidas Jones wrote:
> NoOp wrote:
>> On 03/17/2009 06:15 PM, Phillip Pi wrote:
>>> On 3/17/2009 3:46 PM PT, Jens Hatlak wrote:
>>>> Ant wrote:
>>>>> (no debugging symbols found)
>>>>> (gdb)
>>>>> Now what? I don't know how to use this gdb thing. :(
>>>> I don't know much more there either but the next step should be entering
>>>> "run". Then, for crash bugs, the next command after that would be "bt"
>>>> for getting a backtrace. Since in your case SM freezes I don't know
>>>> whether killing SM will give you similar results but you may try
>>>> pressing Ctrl+C in the console window instead of killing SM by other
>>>> means. Anyway, as the "(no debugging symbols found)" indicates, your SM
>>>> is stripped so you probably won't get meaningful results anyway. You'd
>>>> have to use a version compiled with debugging support but I'm not sure
>>>> whether those are available or you need to compile yourself. If you
>>>> installed SM using packages for your distribution it may be worth a try
>>>> to search for a matching package providing debugging symbols.
>>> Thanks. Yeah, I can't find any Debian packages for SeaMonkey and Debian
>>> dropped IceApe that is another name for SeaMonkey.
>>> Oh well. I think my next plan is to try a new profile. Does anyone know
>>> how to launch that under Linux like in Windows?
>> $ ./seamonkey -P
>> [mind the caps]
>> You can also do the same from your running SeaMonkey: Tools|Switch Profiles
>> You can also rename your .mozilla folder to something else temporarily,
>> then run seamonkey and it will create a new one. After you test you can
>> switch back.
> In Ubuntu, adding the -ProfileManager switch to the shortcut that 
> launches SeaMonkey will bring up Profile Manager, exactly as on Windows,
> I think your first advice is best, use Tools>>Switch Profiles.
> Lee

$ ./seamonkey -P

does just that. Both work.

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