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Re: Can not run Mathematica 6.0.3 on Fedora 9

On Aug 5, 10:03 am, kbkb <kbkb... at> wrote:
> On Aug 3, 5:33 am, Paul Smith <phh... at> wrote:
> > Dear All,
> > I have just installed Mathematica 6.0.3 onFedora9, but when I start
> > it, I get the following error:
> > An error has occurred while Mathematica was starting up. Mathematica
> > may not function properly until this problem is resolved. You may
> > choose to continue anyway, but you could encounter additional
> > problem.
> > Any ideas?
> > Thanks in advance,
> > Paul
> Same here. It was working until I did "yum update" today....

It seems to be related to X and FC9.
I have installations of mathematica 6.0 on i386 and x86_64 machines,
of both fc5 and fc9 vintages.  selinux is _disabled_ on all machines.
>From the fc5 machines, mathematica starts locally and runs on local
displays without a problem.  After an ssh login to the fc9 remote
machine, mathematica can start and run normally with display on the
fc5 X session.  From the fc9 machines, ssh to the fc5 machine and run
mathematica works and displays on the local fc9 X display.  Local
of mathematica on the fc9 machines is hooped (including -
and ssh to another fc9 machine does not either give a functional


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