[maemo-developers] [maemo-developers] Xypher Error - Is Display set?

From: Jakub.Pavelek at nokia.com Jakub.Pavelek at nokia.com
Date: Thu Jan 11 14:57:58 EET 2007

Not sure you are using this correctly. First start the Xephyr on :2 and
then set the display in the scratchbox to point to the Xephyr? If I read
what you do is trying to launch Xephyr on non-existing display :2.



>I installed Scratchbox successfully and wanted to run my Xephyr.
>But I get this error message:
>> arne99 at arne99-desktop:~/Desktop$ export DISPLAY=:2 
>> arne99 at arne99-desktop:~/Desktop$ ./start-xephyr.sh
>> Xephyr cannot open host display. Is DISPLAY set?
>I know from other topics, that i have to set the DISPLAY, i do 
>(see at top).
>But what can I do else?
>I am using Ubunto in VMWare 5.
>My username "arne99" is also the username of scratchbox.
>Please help! Thanks!

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