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I have my eclipse telling about every 10 minutes that "eclipse Could not save master table to file".

I found an old discusion on this, which tells to delete /home/<username>/.eclipse folder, but I did a search and there's no such folder in my whole system.

Any idea how to solve this?

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If /home/<username>/.eclipse is doesn't exist they probably mean the folder where you have installed eclipse. I have found some other file that bugged me there. –  Dimitar Slavchev Aug 28 '12 at 7:15
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Try setting correct privileges to the file

<workspace>/.metadata/.plugins/org.eclipse.core.resources/.safetable/org.eclipse.core.resources`

I would suggest setting correct permissions for the whole workspace

See discussion here

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It was solved with another eclipse version. I hadn't try your solution, but would probably work.. or not.. anyway.. :) –  Tom Brito Mar 1 '11 at 18:35
    
Vadim your link doesn't work... –  Kibi Apr 18 '12 at 9:02
    
@Kibi, I've updated the link –  Vadim Rutkovsky Apr 18 '12 at 12:13
    
Thanks @VadimRutkovsky - unfortunately the link in the link doesn't work too well, ok, at least I have some place to search from –  Kibi Apr 18 '12 at 16:16
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My .safetable file was missing, so I just created it and problem solved.

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Can you explain where this file is, and how to create it. –  Mateo Aug 14 '12 at 1:28
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it's clear from the path reported that .safetable is not a file, but a folder. I have just hit this issue and created the folder, in the hope that eclipse will create the file with its proper contents next time it tries. If I don't report back then you may assume this was all that was needed.

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