Re: Weird things with X and apps
the problem was the kernel. i changed from 2.0.34 to 35.. and now it works
fine.. thanx Paul and Michele!
On Wed, 28 Oct 1998, Michele Comitini wrote:
> You have to patch the kernel with the alpha patches or use 2.1.x kernels.
> On 28-Oct-98 Paul Slootman wrote:
> > On Wed 28 Oct 1998, Ove Thomasson wrote:
> >> X Error of failed request: BadAccess (attempt to access private resource
> >> denied)
> >> Major opcode of failed request: 129 (MIT-SHM)
> >> Minor opcode of failed request: 3 (X_ShmPutImage)
> >> Serial number of failed request: 49
> >> Current serial number in output stream: 50
> > Start gimp (and other GTK apps!) with the --no-xshm flag. I'm not sure
> > what the deal is (i.e. whether the problem is with the kernel or with
> > the X server), but the application can apparently not access X server
> > shared memory, which it tries to do by default.
> > Unfortunately the library doesn't fall back to --no-xshm automatically
> > if it fails at first...
> > Paul Slootman
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