DISPLAY variable in 767?

C. Scott Ananian cscott at cscott.net
Thu Oct 23 15:45:40 EDT 2008

2008/10/22 Ian Daniher <it.daniher at gmail.com>:
> I'm curious what the DISPLAY variable is in os767 as I used to be able to
> set it to 0:0 and launch gui apps(mplayer) from the command line.
> I'm working on the mother-of-all media center scripts and could use some
> help.
> I'll share this script upon completion, until then ping me for info and feel
> free to send me advise.

I think we handled this on IRC.  DISPLAY=:0 works, as before, but I
think the Ian's XAUTHORITY was confused.  'xhost +' worked around his

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