Rev 2.5 Hang at Launch on OS X Bugzilla'd

Dan Shafer revdan at
Fri Sep 24 18:38:17 EDT 2004


I'm glad to hear that. I had it this afternoon for the second time this 
week on 2.5.


On Sep 24, 2004, at 3:27 PM, Trevor DeVore wrote:

> On Sep 24, 2004, at 3:22 PM, Dan Shafer wrote:
>> I've about had it with this bug, which I was sure I'd reported and 
>> BZed before, but apparently not.
>> If you can confirm that this bug arises, please go add to my 
>> description.
>> Essentially, trying to launch Rev (this has been true for 2.2 and is 
>> still true in 2.5 though less frequent), the splash screen comes up, 
>> gets to the point where it says in the lower right corner that it's 
>> loading menus and plugins, and then hangs. Until today, I didn't find 
>> anything short of a reinstall that helped. I think I discovered today 
>> that replacing the revpreferences.rev stack in the components/save 
>> folder solves the problem. But then you have to resupply your serial 
>> number and reset all your preferences.
>> This happens for me more than once or twice a month and I just can't 
>> find a pattern. I can work in Rev for hours, close it, go to lunch, 
>> come back, launch it and have it fail. No warning, nothing.
>> Am I the only one experiencing this?
> I have experienced this prior to 2.5 on rare occasions but I haven't 
> seen it in 2.5 yet.
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> Trevor DeVore
> Blue Mango Multimedia
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