issues with the gnucash port

zoarre.37258548 at zoarre.37258548 at
Wed Sep 20 22:18:30 PDT 2006

thanks for replying.

i can now run gnucash from the terminal but i can't
launch it from the x11 menu, despite followng the instructions in step 4.

--- Mark Duling" <mark.duling at wrote:
zoarre.37258548 at
> >now i have one final problem to solve. gnucash compiled successfully
> >i can't run it. i've installed apple's x server (1.1) and i get
>the following error when i invoke gnucash from the terminal:
> >
> >
>_X11TransSocketINETConnect() can't get address for localhost:0:6000: No
> >address associated with nodename
> >(gnucash:8820): Gtk-WARNING **: cannot
open display:  
> >
> >
> >i've searched the web and it suggests that the
problem is associated with
> >my DISPLAY environment variable. i've tried
setting DISPLAY to :0.0 and
> >loca lhost:0.0 in my .bashrc to no avail.
any idea what i should do to
> >correct this?
> See "set the shell environment
for MacPorts" here:

> I'll get the relevant information on the MacPorts Wiki as soon as I
> Mark

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