POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.unix : Invalid display, MIT-MAGIC-COOKIE-1 : Re: Invalid display, MIT-MAGIC-COOKIE-1 Server Time
1 Mar 2024 15:58:24 EST (-0500)
  Re: Invalid display, MIT-MAGIC-COOKIE-1  
From: Cousin Ricky
Date: 22 Mar 2019 13:09:57
Message: <5c9516e5$1@news.povray.org>
On 2019-03-22 12:45 PM (-4), Le_Forgeron wrote:
> Le 22/03/2019 à 16:35, Cousin Ricky a écrit :
> Are you running in local, directly on the linux pc's keyboard & screen ?
> (or via a remote connection such as ssh ?)

I'm just using my laptop.

> If local, are you running in console or X11 display ?

I'm using Konsole.  Whether that means console or X11 I don't know.

> you can disable preview (hence the need to open the X display) via
> command line switch : -d
>   as well as ini file: Display=Off

I don't want to disable the preview.  I do expect the OS to allow the 
software to work properly.

> As you upgraded, it is possible the old cookie remains and is no more
> valid for the new server (such cookie is in a file in your home, a
> hidden dot file, and is created by the logging process but ONLY if it
> does not exist). Basic test: find the cookie file, nuck the cookie file,
> disconnect, reconnect.

What would be the name of this file?

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