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  1. #1
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    Apr 2005

    amsn installation

    hello, i was trying to install amsn but when i runned the ./amsn it showed me the following:

    Xlib: connection to ":0.0" refused by server
    Xlib: No protocol specified
    Application initialization failed: this isn't a Tk applicationcouldn't connect to display ":0.0"
    Error in startup script: invalid command name "wm"
    while executing
    "wm state . withdraw"
    (file "./amsn" line 43)
    can anyone help me find a solution, thanks

  2. #2
    Linux Engineer
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Where my hat is
    What steps did you take in installing the program?
    Registered Linux user #384279
    Vector Linux SOHO 7

  3. #3
    where are you running:
    from? If it in a virtual terminal (ctrl + alt + F1-F6) or is it in a terminal within your window manager.

    If it's the latter, is it a root terminal and you're logged in as the user? If so, try running it as the user not root.
    "I am not an alcoholic, alcoholics go to meetings"
    Registered Linux user = #372327

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