Blank Entry Removal?

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Mon Mar 27 21:36:32 EST 2006

Quoting Bobby Goins <goins at>:

>> What kind of "lock ups"?  I'd rather work on the lock-ups than
>> try to remove blank entries...
> gnucash just freezes.  I cannot do anything with it.  I end up starting a
> console session, killing the guile process, and thus killing gnucash.
> gnucash doesn't seem to have a problem re-starting, except for the warning I
> get since I didn't save the session.

Hmm..  Instead of just killing it, could you gdb and "attach" to the
gnucash process.. and then get a backtrace?

> I thought the problem might be too many processes running, so I have 
> only been
> actively running gnucash.  It still freezes.  I'll try to do a screen
> snapshot and send it to the list the next time it happens.

I'm not sure a screen snapshot is useful..

> BTW: I am running slackware 10.0 and have 384MB of RAM.

Hmm.. 384MB?  That's not a lot of ram.  How much SWAP do you have?


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