x11 apps hang, help plz

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by Dustintendo, Feb 1, 2006.

  1. Dustintendo macrumors member

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    Aug 20, 2005
    #1
    when i launch either inkscape or gimp, the app will launch, then x11 will launch, and then nothing will come up... anyone know how to fix this?:confused:
     
  2. MacsRgr8 macrumors 604

    MacsRgr8

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    The Netherlands
    #2
    I have seen inkscape to really wait.. and wait... and wait.. (could be minutes sometimes!! :eek: ) before actually launching its GUI in X11.
    .... and this is on a Quad!

    So, seriously, just quit all apps.... launch inkscape... make sure X11 is running.. then get some coffee.
    The don't spit out the coffee once you've seen the interface... :rolleyes:
     

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