Subject: Re: firefox-bin-java anyone?
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/29/2005 13:16:45
In article <>, uhel  <> wrote:
>yesterday i rebuild firefox-bin and firefox-bin-java form the
>pkgsrc2005Q3 branch without any problems.
>But when i try to use a website that uses a java-applet firefox exits
>without any notice... When i start it from a terminal i get the
>following error:
>Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM warning: Can't detect initial thread stack location
>Error occurred during initialization of VM
>Could not reserve enough space for object heap
>INTERNAL ERROR on Browser End: Could not read ack from child process
>System error?:: Resource temporarily unavailable

1. You need to mount procfs with -o linux because the linux emulated java 
   depends on procfs to find the stack location.
2. You need to unlimit your datasize, because NetBSD defaults to a small
   datasize segment.