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Re: problem opening mathematica

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  • Subject: [mg121679] Re: problem opening mathematica
  • From: James Stein <mathgroup at>
  • Date: Sun, 25 Sep 2011 05:42:48 -0400 (EDT)
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Yes, I have similar problems with 8.0.1 on the Mac.
Sometimes I am merely opening Mathematica, not a notebook.
Sometimes it eventually "starts", but sometimes I lose patience.
Never happened before v8.

On Sat, Sep 24, 2011 at 7:35 PM, Maras Emile <emile.maras at> wrote:

> Hello
> I regularly have a problem when I open mathematica. It takes a long time
> and I get this message :
> "The Kernel is not responding to a Dynamic Evaluation. You may either
> choose to abort and restart the kernel or continue waiting. Dynamic
> updating can be re-enabled using the Dynamic Updating Enabled command in
> the Evaluation menu."
> Then whatever I do (Abort or Continue Waiting) Mathematica fails to open
> and i need to force it to close.
> What is strange is that sometimes it works and sometimes not.
> When it doesn't work the only way i found to make it work properly again
> is to restart my computer.
> I use mathematica8.0.0.0 on Windows XP.
> I tryed to re-instal mathematica once but it didn't solve the problem.
> Anyone got the same problem?
> Thank you
> Emile Maras

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