[R-SIG-Mac] Using X11 from the mac terminal
simon.urbanek at r-project.org
Tue Jun 7 04:14:29 CEST 2011
If you are like me and absolutely hate the Apple auto-X11 setting and disabled it then something like
should work *after* you start X11. If in doubt, open the xterm and look at
sometimes it may be something like :2 instead (it depends on your other X11 processes, weather and the constellation of stars...)
On Jun 6, 2011, at 10:07 PM, Ben Madin wrote:
> I get the same result as Duncan, sessionInfo() attached:
>  "/tmp/launch-00BR0w/org.x:0"
> R version 2.13.0 Patched (2011-05-26 r55996)
> Platform: x86_64-apple-darwin9.8.0/x86_64 (64-bit)
>  en_AU.UTF-8/en_AU.UTF-8/C/C/en_AU.UTF-8/en_AU.UTF-8
> attached base packages:
>  stats graphics grDevices utils datasets methods base
> And X11
> XQuartz 2.3.6 (xorg-server 1.4.2-apple56)
> On 07/06/2011, at 9:10 AM, Duncan Murdoch wrote:
>> On 11-06-06 6:56 PM, Hadley Wickham wrote:
>>> Error in X11(d$display, d$width, d$height, d$pointsize, d$gamma,
>>> d$colortype, :
>>> unable to start device X11
>>> In addition: Warning message:
>>> In X11() : unable to open connection to X11 display ''
>>> What am I doing wrong? X11 is open, and I have
>>>  "0.0.0.0:0"
>>> I'm sure this used to work, but something has changed in the last few
>>> months. Any ideas?
>> I'm on a Mac right now that works, but it shows
>>  "/tmp/launch-OjzUQo/org.x:0"
>> Duncan Murdoch
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