[Lazarus] Lazarus crashes on launch - Ubuntu
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Wed Mar 20 11:40:54 CET 2019
On Wed, 20 Mar 2019 06:07:38 -0400
Paul Breneman via lazarus <lazarus at lists.lazarus-ide.org> wrote:
> On 3/20/2019 5:02 AM, Mick Arundell via lazarus wrote:
> > Hi Team
> > I've recently install Lazarus 1.8.2, fpc 4.0.4 using normal apt-get
> > routines
> > Ubuntu is Linux wildone 4.15.0-46-generic #49-Ubuntu SMP Wed Feb 6
> > 09:33:07 UTC 2019 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
> > On launch an Access Violation message box jumps up "Access
> > violation, Press OK to ignore and risk data corruption. Press Abort
> > to kill the program"
> > Can anyone diagnose the problem for me or tell me how to find the
> > fault please?
> > I inspected /etc/lazarus/environmentoptions.xml and found that this
> > set of directories do not exist
> > <Item1 Value="/usr/local/bin/fpc"/>
> > <Item2 Value="/usr/bin/fpc"/>
> > <Item3 Value="/opt/fpc/fpc"/>
> > I have already removed and reloaded several times. What should I do
> > next?
> > Thank you in advance, Mick Arundell
> I think I fixed that last year on my Xubuntu system by starting
> Lazarus as root. It needed root to update something. Once it
> updated something I could start it okay as a normal user from then on.
I doubt that. Starting it as root might even increase the problem by
creating new files as root.
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