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reproducable crash + reproducable freeze

July 9, 2006 | 9:04 pm

Dunno if its just me. ver 4.5.1.

Freeze: Using the scroll wheel on my mouse = instant freeze. Can forcefully close max ‘gracefully’ and open it again like it didnt crash. Everything works fine except mouse-wheel scrolling.

Crash: With trace enabled, open just about anything that came with max. should freeze. if not, it will crash. if it doesnt, things go a bit strange until you turn trace off, then it crashes hard. (or freezes, take your pick!)

any ideas?


July 10, 2006 | 12:58 am

try 4.5.7 and let us know if it’s the same deal

http://cycling74.com/downloads/maxmsp

Please include platform, OS version information, exact steps to reproduce etc…

-A


July 10, 2006 | 4:05 pm

ver 4.5.7 now…
the trace bug seems to be fixed, i can’t get it to crash at all, so perhaps that was fixed.

the mouse wheel freezing still occurs though.


July 10, 2006 | 5:44 pm

Forgot to note specs.

Win XP SP2
2GB ram
20gb hdd
200gb hdd
quadruple 19" lcd
ps/2 keyboard

3 mice currently installed but only one connected at once..
(labtec usb, unknown usb and logitech cordless usb) (maybe this is the source of the problems? i will test with other mice later. this is happening on the labtec mouse)


July 10, 2006 | 6:20 pm

max also crashes mousewheel scrolling in the ‘new object’ list.
max also crashes mousewheel scrolling with any mouse i have.


July 10, 2006 | 7:08 pm

Hmm – I can’t reproduce. Scrolling works fine here.
I know we fixed it in the not too distant past.
Anybody else having problems?

-A


July 11, 2006 | 4:14 pm

I use mighty mouse: scroll wheel works fine in both dimensions..


July 11, 2006 | 7:55 pm

Im using the mouse right now to scroll in windows, games, everything seems to be fine… just max. wish i could get it to crash and not freeze so i could send a log or something.


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