>>Replacing the HTML IMPEX library with clean copy seems to do the
>>trick. It appears a Skipper crash can damage the library, causing the
>>browser to lockup during printing attempts and also resulting in a
>>Writer crash during HTML import as well.
> All of which could be avoided with a newly rewritten 32-bit PM GEOS, or by
> using a decent OS until that time comes.
Nope sorry this one isn't GEOS's fault. Its a bug in Windows or DOS or
whatever OS you're running GEOS over. The libraries is never getting
written to; I'd bet that the crash is disk cache related. A memory
management rewrite won't help this one.