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hi i am doing a remote session from windows to solaris with exceed. In CDE, on terminal window, when i type workshop, i get error message ... "Cant open display exiting ..." Can someone suggest what is the problem and how can it be solved? I am logged in ksh. thanks dev.
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Ensure $DISPLAY is set and pointing to the PC (Xserver), e.g.
export DISPLAY=my.ip.add.ress:0.0

Ensure the Exceed Xserver is running on your PC - Probably visible as an item on the task bar or as a process "Exceed" visible in Task Manager

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by:dkamdar
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Hi,

I had checked both these ... but I had not exported the $DISPLAY variable.

I did that and it worked ...

Thanx
Dev.
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