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From: "James A. Robinson" <>
To: Jim Crigler <>
Subject: Re: sam-9libs vs. Linux (RH 6.0)
Date: Mon, 27 Mar 2000 15:54:45 -0500
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: Message from Jim Crigler <>  of "Mon, 27 Mar 2000 08:52:18 EST."References: <>  <>

> Hmmm ... I asked this on comp.editors a couple of weeks ago, and was
> pointed here as a place to subscribe for real sam help.  Under RedHat
> 6.0 I can run sam -d fine, but when I attempt to start the "gui" version,
> samterm shows up and then disappears.  The sam process then dies with a
> "broken pipe" message.

I think I responded to your post in Usenet, but in case
you didn't see it: check your color depth. I found that
samterm had problems with (I think) 24 bit depth.

I normally use 16, and that works fine. I think 32
should also work.  Try running 'xwininfo' and clicking
on the root window to see what depth it is running at.


  reply	other threads:[~2000-03-27 22:57 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2000-03-27 13:52 Jim Crigler
2000-03-27 20:54 ` James A. Robinson [this message]
2000-03-28 18:15 Jim Crigler
2000-03-28 18:28 ` James A. Robinson
2000-03-29  0:07   ` Daniel Neri
2000-03-29  5:10   ` Scott Schwartz
2000-03-29  4:12 Jim Crigler

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