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libo gets: no suitable windowing system found, exiting. [closed]

asked 2013-02-10 03:48:36 +0200

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updated 2015-10-31 21:30:20 +0200

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On Centos 5.9, i386, just installed in place of a working selecting writer from the "office" menu does nothing visible. running "libreoffice4.0 --writer" from a commandline results in: "no suitable windowing system found, exiting."

why would it say that? how does one solve this problem?


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answered 2013-02-11 17:22:22 +0200

=> "yum install pixman" will fix it

Thank you strace !

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Hi @fredex -- did @pbourdier's answer help you out? If so, please mark it as 'correct'. Thanks!

qubit gravatar imagequbit ( 2013-02-27 03:35:18 +0200 )edit

answered 2013-05-15 23:56:39 +0200

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