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When running the latest nightly on a dual Pentium IV system with Windows XP Pro SP2 (with a previous installation of Firefox 1.0.1 that was /not/ removed before install.) two error messages appear on first start, the program remains in memory and future trys to access the program fail silently. Steps to Reproduce: 1. Download the March 27, 05 nightly build 2. Run the installer 3. Watch the crash on first start. The attached screenshot shows the error messages which are: "The procedure entry point ?Equals@nsCSubstring@@QBEHABV1@@Z could not be located in the dynamic link library xpcom.dll." and "The procedure entry point PL_DHashTableFinish could not be located in the dynamic link library xpcom.dll." Talkback won't catch the error, so it's impossible to track the exact point of disaster.... I'm going to try this on other system in the next few min. as well.
I verified this again on the same PC (as a note this is a remote install via windows Remote Connection feature.) This time, the browser actualy loaded after the bug. There error occurs on each instance start. This also occurs on a fresh install.
This also occurs on another single-processor WinXPSP2 system on a local install. Overwriting the install with 1.0.1 will allow it to work OK agian.
In the March 28, 05 nightly this bug doesn't seem to be replicated following your steps. Running similar platform with XPSP2.
This still happens with April 3rd's build.
Seems to be FIXED in latest nightlies. Probably a profile issue.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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