impulse and Linux
Usually impulse works on Linux without any problems. But there are a few cases were system library incompatibilities (GTK) result into strange problems, especially when using latest eclipse version and older linux version or vice-versa. Here it can help to force eclipse using a dedicated GTK version.
Which GTK Version do i use
In latest eclipse versions, GTK3 is used. To find out which gtk port is used in your environment, get to System Configuration (Help->About Eclipse>Installation Details->Configuration)and watch out for this line:
In this example GTK 2 was used.
How to force eclipse to use a different GTK version
Or use the eclipse.ini file: