Closed as documentation error.
Abstract: Attempts to start IBM Rational Software Architect on Linux RedHat 6 result in a crash in module libxul.so Error description: The Information Center page: http://pic.dhe.ibm.com/infocenter/rsahelp/v8r5/index.jsp?topic=% 2Fcom.ibm.xtools.installation.rsaws.doc%2Ftopics%2Fc_plan_req_li nux_additonal.html should reference technote 1598554: Rational Application Developer stops abruptly after starting, or does not start at all. http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21598554 Workaround: Follow the steps described in the technote.
Information missing in the information center with a pointer to a technote related to problems starting IBM Rational Software Architect and IBM Rational Application Developer on Linux RedHat 6 resulingt in a crash in module libxul.so because of not having a supported version of Mozilla XULrunner installed.
The following note was added in the RAD and RSA 8.5.1 information centers to the topic, "Additional installation requirements for Linux". Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 requires specific versions of XULrunner If your operating system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, to ensure that the product starts smoothly as expected and to prevent the product from crashing as a result of a module libxul.so error, you must have a supported version of Mozilla XULrunner installed, following the instructions and workaround as described in this document: http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21598554 This can be viewed at the following links: RSA: http://pic.dhe.ibm.com/infocenter/rsahelp/v8r5/topic/com.ibm.xto ols.installation.rsaws.doc/topics/c_plan_req_linux_additonal.htm l RAD: http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/radhelp/v8r5/topic/com. ibm.rad.install.doc/topics/c_plan_req_linux_additonal.html
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