Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 442849
[RFE] polish "could not open display" error msg
Last modified: 2013-04-12 15:40:48 EDT
Description of problem:
when running connected via ssh I run pup but it ends up with
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/sbin/pup", line 31, in <module>
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/gtk-2.0/gtk/__init__.py", line 79, in
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/gtk-2.0/gtk/__init__.py", line 67, in _init
RuntimeError: could not open display
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. connect to (remote) server with ssh (omit -Y or -X)
2. issue pup
"pup: could not open display"
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