dmx, crashing programs
gtg940r at mail.gatech.edu
Mon Dec 5 14:34:31 PST 2005
I got dmx sort of running today, with one monitor on this computer and
one on another one. Unfortunately, whenever I try to run either gaim or
firefox, the window flashes up and then immediately disappears, and I
get this error:
The program 'Gecko' received an X Window System error.
This probably reflects a bug in the program.
The error was 'BadLength (poly request too large or internal Xlib
(Details: serial 707 error_code 16 request_code 144 minor_code 30)
(Note to programmers: normally, X errors are reported asynchronously;
that is, you will receive the error a while after causing it.
To debug your program, run it with the --sync command line
option to change this behavior. You can then get a meaningful
backtrace from your debugger if you break on the
firefox-bin exited with non-zero status (1)
and the same when I run gaim. The only stuff I tried to run with dmx
running was firefox, gaim, and xterm, and xterm was the only one that
If it matters, this is how I am running it:
-set xhost +<main computer> on the secondary
-xinit on the secondary
-xinit on the primary
- Xdmx :1 +xinerama -display localhost:0 -display remotehost:0
and thats it. Anyone know what might be wrong?
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