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Re: Re: Re: Problem with new Mathematica Installation

Hi, all,

   Try exporting XLIB_SKIP_ARGB_VISUALS=1  before running Mathematica.
Sounds like it's a compositing problem. Hopefully, the next versions of
the program will use more modern interfaces.

              Hope that helps!

                   Curtis O.

Ferdinand Cap wrote:
> Zitat von Francois LE COAT <lecoat at>:
> Hi,
> I have the same problem on my UNIX Machine from Hew packard.
> THe people there could not help me allthough  I had a lot of contact by email
> with them.
> They said, they could install Mathematica on the same machine, i could not and
> had to return to 4.1
> Ferdinand Cap
>> Hi,
>> shredder wrote :
>>> I newly installed Mathematica 5.2 on my Linux box. It's a Ubuntu 6.10
>>> with IBM Thinkpad T60 with SXGA+ 14" monitor.
>>> It installed correctly and I can start it. But the display is garbaged
>>> with other window as background. I don't know what's wrong with this.
>>> The screen is captured at:
>>> I appreciate any suggestions. Thanks.
>> I have the exact same problem with Mathematica 5.2 installed under
>> Mandriva 2007.0, and native ATI graphic drivers for my Radeon X600
>> card, on my Vaio laptop.
>> Any help would be welcome.
>> Best regards,
>> -- François LE COAT
>> Author of Eureka 2.12 (2D Graph Describer, 3D Modeller)

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