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peter February 28, 2003 15:55

how to set DISPLAY enviroment variable
 
When I want to use Fluent on a remote computer,it inform me that DISPLAY enviorment variable is not set.My question is how I can set DISPLAY envoirment variable.Thanka a lot

Amid Naz February 28, 2003 19:58

Re: how to set DISPLAY enviroment variable
 
setenv DISPLAY .....:0 ...... is the name of the remote machine..

peter February 28, 2003 22:22

Re: how to set DISPLAY enviroment variable
 
Hello,Amid:

Thank your help.I set the DISPLAY according to your advice.When I run the FLUENT,it inform me "Error:can't open display.Fluent:error:can't initialize interface". Could you tell me how to deal with this? Thank you a lot

Peter

Amid Naz March 1, 2003 21:12

Re: how to set DISPLAY enviroment variable
 
Peter What is your operating system?

peter March 1, 2003 21:19

Re: how to set DISPLAY enviroment variable
 
Hi,Amid:

My remote system is Sun Unix system.My local computer is Windows NT 4.0.Thank you for your reply.

Peter

Amid Naz March 2, 2003 19:21

Re: how to set DISPLAY enviroment variable
 
ok peter, do as follows: go to DOS promopt in your computer the c:\windows>telnet sun-xxxxx login: xxxxxx password: xxxxxx % setenv DISPLAY ( host id ) %fluent

the above must work with you.. cheeers

Jim Clancy March 3, 2003 09:51

Re: how to set DISPLAY enviroment variable
 
Peter, they appear as in one line..sorry for that but they must be as follows:

c:\windows>telnet sun-xxxxx

login: xxxxxx

password: xxxxxx

% setenv DISPLAY ( host id )

%fluent


Amid Naz March 3, 2003 09:52

Re: how to set DISPLAY enviroment variable
 
Thanx Jim

peter March 4, 2003 20:49

Re: how to set DISPLAY enviroment variable
 
Thanks Jim and Amid.

Peter


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