Re: Redirecting DISPLAY of visAD to linux box

Hi Beth,

> I am having a problem displaying visAD on a remote
> machine.  Specifically, I am running  visAD on a sun machine (5.7)
> with DISPLAY set to my Linux box (Linux 2.2.16-22). I get
> the message below about unsupported 16-bit depth though
> 'xdpyinfo' appears to indicate the linux machine supports the
> 16-bit depth:
> 
>      depth 1, bits_per_pixel 1, scanline_pad 32
>     depth 4, bits_per_pixel 8, scanline_pad 32
>     depth 8, bits_per_pixel 8, scanline_pad 32
>     depth 15, bits_per_pixel 16, scanline_pad 32
>     depth 16, bits_per_pixel 16, scanline_pad 32
>     depth 24, bits_per_pixel 32, scanline_pad 32
> 
> Our visAD visualization client does not use Java3D.  Any
> suggestions?

I am not very familiar with X Windows, although perhaps someone
else on the list understands these messages.

You might try sending your question to java2d-interest@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

Good luck,
Bill



>    cancer% run-vis
>    Font specified in font.properties not found [-urw-itc 
> zapfdingbats-medium-r-normal--*-%d-*-*-p-*-sun-fontspecific]
> 
>    Received Data
>    Exception occurred during event dispatching:
>    java.lang.InternalError: Unsupported 16-bit depth
> 
>            at sun.awt.motif.X11Graphics.X11LockViewResources(Native Method)
>            at sun.awt.motif.X11Graphics.lock(X11Graphics.java, Compiled Code)
>            at sun.java2d.loops.LockableRaster.<init(LockableRaster.java, 
> Compiled Code)
>            at 
> sun.java2d.loops.RasterOutputManager$RenderImageCachedState.getDstLR(RasterOutputManager.java,
>  Compiled Code)
>            at 
> sun.java2d.loops.RasterOutputManager.renderImage(RasterOutputManager.java, 
> Compiled Code)
>            at sun.java2d.SunGraphics2D.renderingPipeImage(SunGraphics2D.java, 
> Compiled Code)
>            at sun.java2d.SunGraphics2D.drawImage(SunGraphics2D.java, Compiled 
> Code)
>            at sun.awt.motif.X11Graphics.drawImage(X11Graphics.java, Compiled 
> Code)
>            at javax.swing.JComponent.paint(JComponent.java, Compiled Code)
>            at java.awt.Container.paint(Container.java, Compiled Code)
>            at sun.awt.motif.MComponentPeer.handleEvent(MComponentPeer.java, 
> Compiled Code)
>            at java.awt.Component.dispatchEventImpl(Component.java, Compiled 
> Code)
>            at java.awt.Container.dispatchEventImpl(Container.java, Compiled 
> Code)
>            at java.awt.Window.dispatchEventImpl(Window.java, Compiled Code)
>            at java.awt.Component.dispatchEvent(Component.java, Compiled Code)
>            at java.awt.EventQueue.dispatchEvent(EventQueue.java, Compiled 
> Code)
>            at 
> java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpOneEvent(EventDispatchThread.java, Compiled 
> Code)
>            at 
> java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEvents(EventDispatchThread.java, Compiled 
> Code)
>            at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.run(EventDispatchThread.java, 
> Compiled Code)
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> --
> 
> Beth Plale                      beth@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Georgia Institute of Technology 1 404 894 1540
> College of Computing            Fax  1 404 894 9442
> Atlanta, GA  30332-0280  U.S.

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