troubleshooting Question

Checking monitor: must be configured to display at least 256 colors

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I received following error message during the execution of database 10 g installer script  on Solaris x 86 platforms
-bash-3.00$ ./runInstaller
Starting Oracle Universal Installer...
Checking installer requirements...
Checking operating system version: must be 5.10.    Actual 5.10             Passed
Checking Temp space: must be greater than 250 MB.   Actual 7992 MB    Passed
Checking swap space: must be greater than 500 MB.   Actual 8282 MB    Passed
Checking monitor: must be configured to display at least 256 colors
    >>> Could not execute auto check for display colors using command /usr/openwin/bin/xdpyinfo. Check if the DISPLAY variable is set.    Failed <<<<
Some requirement checks failed. You must fulfill these requirements before
continuing with the installation,at which time they will be rechecked.
Continue? (y/n)  
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Whenever I have executed following command before running script of oracle 10g installer
 
DISPLAY=10.21.5.221:0.0; export DISPLAY

Please help out …………….
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