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I've been programming on Windows for the majority of my program with no problems with preferences. I just booted up Ubuntu 12.04 and loaded up my classes into Eclipse. At run time, I receive this in the console:

Oct 12, 2012 8:14:38 PM java.util.prefs.FileSystemPreferences$6 run
WARNING: Prefs file removed in background /home/steven/.java/.userPrefs/prefs.xml

I understand this has something to do with the preferences system on Ubuntu but several Google searches resulted in no solutions. Could anyone help me on how do I fix such an error?

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Are you still able to reproduce this? –  Braiam Feb 9 at 3:31
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