Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Mon Oct 9 14:48:55 EDT 2006

This sounds like an XLib error.  What else did you change?


Jeffrey Ratcliffe <jrposting at> writes:

> Gnucash 2.0.0 is crashing with this error:
> The program 'gnucash' received an X Window System error.
> This probably reflects a bug in the program.
> The error was 'BadAlloc (insufficient resources for operation)'.
>   (Details: serial 73151 error_code 11 request_code 53 minor_code 0)
>   (Note to programmers: normally, X errors are reported asynchronously;
>    that is, you will receive the error a while after causing it.
>    To debug your program, run it with the --sync command line
>    option to change this behavior. You can then get a meaningful
>    backtrace from your debugger if you break on the gdk_x_error()
> function.)
> I've tried installing 2.0.1 from Debian Unstable, but there seems to be
> something wrong with the depository. The Edgy packages want to upgrade
> serious stuff like libc, which I don't want to do, and trying to compile
>>From source seems to require libguile-dev, which looks as though it will
> break other stuff.
> So, I'd like to get 2.0.0 working again (at least until the 26th, when
> Edgy goes live).
> Any ideas?
> Jeff
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