Obsidian freezes upon boot

Steps to reproduce

Open obsidian
Wait for it to load (usually opens daily page)

Expected result

usual obsidian app interactions (CMD , goes to settings)

Actual result

While loading you can launch a shortcut or two but then
It freezes and does not respond to clicks and shortcuts. so app screen is completely frozen.

Environment

  • Operating system: Mac 12.4
  • Debug info:
    SYSTEM INFO:
    Obsidian version: v0.14.15
    Installer version: v0.14.15
    Operating system: Darwin Kernel Version 21.5.0: Tue Apr 26 21:08:37 PDT 2022; root:xnu-8020.121.3~4/RELEASE_ARM64_T6000 21.5.0
    Login status: logged in
    Catalyst license: none
    Insider build toggle: off
    Live preview: on
    Legacy editor: off
    Base theme: dark
    Community theme: Minimal
    Snippets enabled: 12
    Safe mode: off
    Plugins installed: 92
    Plugins enabled: 84
    1: Divide & Conquer
    2: Periodic Notes
    3: Templater
    4: Calendar
    5: Editor Syntax Highlight
    6: Cross-reference Navigation
    7: Daily Activity
    8: File Tree Alternative Plugin
    9: Find unlinked files and unresolved links
    10: Flashcards
    11: Force note view mode
    12: Garble Text
    13: Ghost Fade Focus
    14: Highlightr
    15: Hotkey Helper
    16: LogSeq markdown compatibility plugin
    17: Longform
    18: Markdown Attributes
    19: Media Extended
    20: Metadata Extractor
    21: MetaEdit
    22: Multi-Column Markdown
    23: MySnippets
    24: Natural Language Dates
    25: NLP
    26: Note Refactor
    27: Auto Link Title
    28: Banners
    29: Calibre
    30: Citations
    31: Daily Stats
    32: Dangling links
    33: Dice Roller
    34: Enhancing Mindmap
    35: Excalidraw
    36: File Cleaner
    37: Footnote Shortcut
    38: Hider
    39: Hover Editor
    40: Incremental Writing
    41: Kanban
    42: Linter
    43: Local images
    44: Mind Map
    45: Minimal Theme Settings
    46: Org Mode
    47: Pandoc Plugin
    48: Prominent Starred Files
    49: Reading Time
    50: Related Notes Finder
    51: Smarter Markdown Hotkeys
    52: Spaced Repetition
    53: Spotlight
    54: Style Settings
    55: TagFolder
    56: Task Collector (TC)
    57: Tracker
    58: Upcoming
    59: Vault Statistics
    60: Obsidian42 - BRAT
    61: Clear Unused Images
    62: Pane Relief
    63: Persistent Graph
    64: Quick Explorer
    65: QuickAdd
    66: Random Structural Diary
    67: Readwise Official
    68: Recent Files
    69: Settings Search
    70: Simple Embeds
    71: Sliding Panes (Andy’s Mode)
    72: Tag Wrangler
    73: Theme Picker
    74: txt as md
    75: Workbench
    76: Supercharged Links
    77: Another Quick Switcher
    78: Hot Reload
    79: Dataview
    80: Omnisearch
    81: Dynamic Highlights
    82: Task Progress Bar
    83: NoteTweet🐦
    84: Wikilinks to MDLinks

RECOMMENDATIONS:
Custom theme: for cosmetic issues, please first try updating your theme to latest. If still not fixed, please try to make the issue happen in the help vault or disable community theme and snippets.
Community plugins: for bugs, please first try updating all your plugins to latest. If still not fixed, please try to make the issue happen in the help vault or disable community plugins.


Additional information


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Note that with safe mode on, obsidian does start up normally, with the console showing:
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I fixed it by removing most of plugins (disabling everything) and only enabling the ones below

SYSTEM INFO:
Obsidian version: v0.14.15
Installer version: v0.14.15
Operating system: Darwin Kernel Version 21.5.0: Tue Apr 26 21:08:37 PDT 2022; root:xnu-8020.121.3~4/RELEASE_ARM64_T6000 21.5.0
Login status: logged in
Catalyst license: none
Insider build toggle: off
Live preview: on
Legacy editor: off
Base theme: light
Community theme: Minimal
Snippets enabled: 12
Safe mode: off
Plugins installed: 92
Plugins enabled: 18
1: Divide & Conquer
2: Hot Reload
3: Another Quick Switcher
4: QuickAdd
5: Templater
6: Calendar
7: Auto Link Title
8: Citations
9: File Tree Alternative Plugin
10: Dynamic Highlights
11: Excalidraw
12: Dataview
13: Recent Files
14: Style Settings
15: Supercharged Links
16: MySnippets
17: Omnisearch
18: Tag Wrangler

RECOMMENDATIONS:
Custom theme: for cosmetic issues, please first try updating your theme to latest. If still not fixed, please try to make the issue happen in the help vault or disable community theme and snippets.
Community plugins: for bugs, please first try updating all your plugins to latest. If still not fixed, please try to make the issue happen in the help vault or disable community plugins.

1 Like

if you figure out which plugin is causing this, send a BR to the dev.