When Minecraft 1.8 or above is launched, it crashes immediately with the following crash log:
Completely ignored arguments: [--nativeLauncherVersion, 286, --nativeLauncherVersion, 307] [19:53:27] [Client thread/INFO]: Setting user: ninjakwool [19:53:38] [Client thread/INFO]: LWJGL Version: 2.9.4 [19:53:43] [Client thread/INFO]: Reloading ResourceManager: Default [19:53:47] [Sound Library Loader/INFO]: Starting up SoundSystem... [19:53:47] [Thread-5/INFO]: Initializing LWJGL OpenAL [19:53:47] [Thread-5/INFO]: (The LWJGL binding of OpenAL. For more information, see http://www.lwjgl.org) [19:53:48] [Thread-5/INFO]: OpenAL initialized. [19:53:48] [Sound Library Loader/INFO]: Sound engine started [19:54:01] [Client thread/INFO]: Created: 1024x512 textures-atlas # # A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment: # # EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION (0xc0000005) at pc=0x27b93e88, pid=5192, tid=3920 # # JRE version: Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (8.0_25-b18) (build 1.8.0_25-b18) # Java VM: Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (25.25-b02 mixed mode windows-x86 ) # Problematic frame: # C [ig4dev32.dll+0x3e88] # # Failed to write core dump. Minidumps are not enabled by default on client versions of Windows # # An error report file with more information is saved as: # C:\Users\Matthew\AppData\Roaming\.minecraft\hs_err_pid5192.log # # If you would like to submit a bug report, please visit: # http://bugreport.sun.com/bugreport/crash.jsp # The crash happened outside the Java Virtual Machine in native code. # See problematic frame for where to report the bug. # AL lib: (EE) alc_cleanup: 1 device not closed Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM warning: Using incremental CMS is deprecated and will likely be removed in a future release
Could anything be done to fix this crashing issue?