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Old   February 28, 2003, 15:55
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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
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Old   February 28, 2003, 19:58
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setenv DISPLAY .....:0 ...... is the name of the remote machine..
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Old   February 28, 2003, 22:22
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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
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Old   March 1, 2003, 21:12
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Peter What is your operating system?
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Old   March 1, 2003, 21:19
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Hi,Amid:

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

Peter
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Old   March 2, 2003, 19:21
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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
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Old   March 3, 2003, 09:51
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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

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Old   March 3, 2003, 09:52
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Thanx Jim
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Old   March 4, 2003, 20:49
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Thanks Jim and Amid.

Peter
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