[wingide-users] Lotus Notes compatibility problem

Curtis V Price cprice at usgs.gov
Fri Jul 11 12:29:56 MDT 2008


Today (maybe after a reboot?) Wing is mysteriously starting fine again.

It was probably a resource issue that has resolved itself. Thanks!

Curtis Price ~ U.S. Geological Survey ~ 605-394-3242 ~ cprice at usgs.gov
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Wingware Support <support at wingware.com> wrote on 07/11/2008 10:37:17 AM:

> Curtis V Price wrote:
> > I ran the help from within wing with the log info (I hope it was 
there)...
> > 
> > The MS Windows dump file is attached in case that has any more clues 
for 
> > you. 
> 
> It seems to crash while trying to display a .png image, which may be
> the splash screen or possibly some image that's part of the GUI.  The
> stack doesn't contain any odd things, so it's apparently not a
> question of some sort of wrong dll being loaded.
> 
> One idea is to set the Display Theme preference to another theme, maybe
> something plain like GTK Default, and see if it still crashes.
> 
> Also, you can turn off the splash screen with the User Interface /
> Other / Show Splash Screen preference.
> 
> Neither of those are real fixes, I suspect, but perhaps will result
> in other messages that help to point to the problem.
> 
> It's also worth checking if Wing may be running out of memory, using
> the Task Manager to see how much is being used by Lotus.  Some of the
> messages in the error log seem to indicate that the underlying GUI
> toolkit is failing to allocate resources -- this may actually be more
> a general "resource shortage" than memory issue however.  I think there
> are limits on the number of graphics contexts that can be allocated,
> for example.
> 
> Here are the relevant messages from the end of your log, just before
> the crash:
> 
> wingide - 2008/07/10 16:49:11 - E:\Program Files\Wing IDE 3.
> 0\patches\3.0.5\01-vi-mode-fix\2.5\guimgr\guimanager.py:950: 
> GtkWarning: c:\src\gtk2\gtk+\gdk\win32\gdkpixmap-win32.c:145: 
> CreateCompatibleBitmap failed: Not enough storage is available to 
> process this command.
> wingide - 2008/07/10 16:49:11 - E:\Program Files\Wing IDE 3.
> 0\patches\3.0.5\01-vi-mode-fix\2.5\guimgr\guimanager.py:950: 
> GtkWarning: c:\src\gtk2\gtk+\gdk\win32\gdkpixmap-win32.c:118: 
> DeleteDC failed: The handle is invalid.
> wingide - 2008/07/10 16:49:11 - E:\Program Files\Wing IDE 3.
> 0\patches\3.0.5\01-vi-mode-fix\2.5\guimgr\guimanager.py:950: 
> GtkWarning: file c:\src\gtk2\gtk+\gdk\gdkdraw.c: line 1910: 
> assertion `GDK_IS_DRAWABLE (drawable)' failed
> wingide - 2008/07/10 16:49:11 - E:\Program Files\Wing IDE 3.
> 0\patches\3.0.5\01-vi-mode-fix\2.5\guimgr\guimanager.py:950: 
> GtkWarning: file c:\src\gtk2\gtk+\gdk\gdkgc.c: line 253: assertion 
> `GDK_IS_GC (gc)' failed
> 
> Hope that helps.
> 
> -- 
> 
> Stephan Deibel
> Wingware | Python IDE
> Advancing Software Development
> 
> www.wingware.com



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