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Re: Mathematica via X11 ?
Ulrich, That is it. Thanks a lot, J=E1nos On Dec 27, 2012, at 6:46 AM, Ulrich Arndt wrote: > Hi, > > ssh -X user@myserver > > and calling > > /usr/local/bin/mathematica > > worked for me > > (Laptop Mac Air and Linux remote) > > Ulrich > > > Am 27.12.2012 um 11:03 schrieb J=E1nos L=F6bb: > >> Hi, >> >> It may be a FAQ, in that case please point me to it. >> >> After some fight over the kitchen money, I purchased the Mathematica 9 Home Edition for Linux. I installed Mathematica on the machine having CentOs 6.3 into the /opt/math9 directory. Punching in the Activation key, activated the program and I could run my Benchmark. >> >> However this machine is a rack mounted server and in a few days it will go down to the basement and will not have a monitor attached to it. So I looked if I can fire up Mathematica via X11 from my MacBook Pro. I connected to the server and issued 'xclock'. Xclock showed up. So far so good. Then I issued: >> >> [root@sm1 math9]# /opt/bin/math >> Mathematica 9.0 for Linux x86 (64-bit) >> Copyright 1988-2012 Wolfram Research, Inc. >> >> Mathematica cannot find a valid password. >> >> For automatic Web Activation enter your activation key >> (enter return to skip Web Activation): >> >> You will need to get a password from your >> license certificate or from Wolfram Research >> (http://register.wolfram.com). >> Machine name: sm1.infocean.org >> MathID: xxx-xxxxx-xxxxx >> >> You will need a valid activation key and password in order >> to proceed. Go to http://user.wolfram.com to >> register your activation key and obtain the password. >> >> Enter your Activation key [format xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxx]: xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxx >> >> Enter your password: yyyyyyyyyyyy >> >> The password you entered is not valid. >> Please press Enter to quit. >> >> >> So, three questions: >> >> 1. Why do I need to web activate if I already activated it with the activation key supplied when I purchased the program ? >> >> 2. What configuration changes are needed to be able to use it via X11 from my MacBook Pro ? >> >> 3. If X11 is a no go, then what is the right way to use it ? Vnc ? =85.? >> >> Thanks ahead, >> J=E1nos >> P.S. The reason for the server install is that it is more powerful than my MacBook. >> >> > > -- > Ulrich Arndt > Mobile: +49 172 287 6630 > ulrich.arndt at data2knowledge.de > www.data2knowledge.de > > data2knowledge GmbH > Fahrenheitstr. 1 > D-28359 Bremen > > Gesch=E4ftsf=FChrung: Ulrich Arndt > Sitz der Gesellschaft: Bremen, Amtsgericht Bremen, HRB 26480 HB > >