Why are hs_log_pid log files placed on desktop after a Java crash?
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A Java crash occurs while running an applet or application within a browser, a text (.log) file appears on the desktop. The text file name starts with hs_err_pid . The following error message appears in the file.
Error Message: An unexpected error has been detected by HotSpot Virtual Machine
There could be many reasons for the applet crash. We are currently investigating the exact root cause of this problem. Here is a list of some possible causes.
This particular problem is currently under investigation. However you can try things listed here that might solve your issue.
Note: The log files on your desktop are safe to be deleted.