I am writing because I have some problems with the installation of root on my computer (WINDOWS 10). I followed the steps found in this forum " Complete ROOT Installation Instructions for WSL (Ubuntu 18.04 on Windows 10) " but I still have problems. The root installation in the ubuntu shell seems to have been done correctly, but when I start the program it doesn’t output the graphic screen that I see in some videos (with Xming started).
Also when I try to plot a function it tells me this
[ Error in TGClient::TGClient: can’t open display “localhost:0.0”, switching to batch mode…
In case you run from a remote ssh session, reconnect with ssh -Y ]
what am I wrong? thank you very much for your attention good day to everyone =)
P.S.: I downloaded -ubuntu 18
-ROOT 6.22/00 version for ubuntu 18
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thank you for answering me, I apologize for not answering immediately but I had not activated the response notifications…
returning to us, I followed all the procedures indicated in your links, but the problem remains … it seems that the system did not read the order "export DISPLAY=:0.
To give you another example, I installed a simple visual text editor ( Geany ), I opened the program Xming and when I tried to open the program it tells me this
"Unable to init server: Could not connect: Connection refused
Geany: cannot open display "
what do you think? maybe I’m wrong about starting Xming?
thanks for your attention, have a good evening =)
Well, this is really a X11/Xming/WSL issue, and definitively not related to ROOT, so I suggest to search for it on the Web and try to find a solution, it’s what I would do anyway… Sorry, but I can’t really help more since I can’t try with WSL and have no problem with XMing and ssh (PuTTY).
i understand perfectly, thanks anyway for your help!
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