POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.unix : Invalid display, MIT-MAGIC-COOKIE-1 : Re: Invalid display, MIT-MAGIC-COOKIE-1 Server Time
15 Jul 2024 19:22:47 EDT (-0400)
  Re: Invalid display, MIT-MAGIC-COOKIE-1  
From: Jim Holsenback
Date: 23 Mar 2019 05:52:29
Message: <5c9601dd$1@news.povray.org>
On 3/22/19 1:34 PM, Cousin Ricky wrote:
> On 2019-03-22 1:18 PM (-4), clipka wrote:
>> Am 22.03.2019 um 16:35 schrieb Cousin Ricky:
>>
>>> One I haven't tried requires my local hostname or IP address.  I 
>>> don't know what the former means, and the latter is unreasonable with 
>>> dynamically assigned IP addresses.
>>
>> You can always use `127.0.0.1` to address the local machine.
> 
> Already tried 'export DISPLAY=127.0.0.1:0'.  I got:
> 
> The display '127.0.0.1:0' is not a valid display,

i'm running leap as well and haven't had that issue... when i do echo 
$DISPLAY it returns :0


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