NetSurf crashes as soon as it is run

John-Mark Bell jmb at
Tue Feb 2 00:38:50 GMT 2010

On Sun, 2010-01-31 at 11:09 +0000, Richard Mellish wrote:

> NetSurf was working OK until a few days ago, when it took to crashing 
> when started. I am not aware of making any change to my system, which 
> is an Iyonix running RISC OS 5.11. (I am intending to install 5.16 
> soon but am deferring that until I have copied some applications and 
> data files to a new computer.)

Delete <Wimp$ScrapDir>.RUfl_cache. I strongly advise upgrading to 5.16
as, aside from the date fix, it also contains a bug fixed FontManager
that allows RUfl to scan fonts approximately 7 times faster.


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