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Gnome terminal exits abruptly

Last modified: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 11:14 PM

PROBLEM DESCRIPTION

This article explains how you can fix the issue with Gnome terminal exiting abruptly with the following error message:

"Error: Application "gnome-terminal" (process xxxxx) has crashed due to a fatal error. (Segmentation fault)"



Cause

This problem occurs under Red Hat 7.3 due to missing font. 



RESOLUTION

To resolve this issue, you have to use font server (refer to the following instruction).



This problem may occur when gnome-terminal setup file is corrupted in the user's $HOME directory. Try deleting the following files:

$HOME/.gconf
$HOME/.gconfd
$HOME/.gnome*



AFFECTED SOFTWARE

All Xmanager versions