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[wingide-users] Getting Wing to execute code on OS X

Jed Burgess jed at
Tue, 11 Feb 2003 16:40:54 -0800

>> I've got Wing running my code on Windows, but when I try to get it to 
>> run my code on the Mac, I am getting an error.  The error reported >> is:
>> 	The debug process never connected back to Wing IDE: Aborting debug 
>> session
>> 	This may be caused by setting PYTHONHOME or PYTHONPATH to values 
>> that conflict with the Python interpreter being used.
>> It refers me to the faq, but I can't figure out what to do from the 
>> instructions there.  I didn't explicitly set either PYTHONHOME or 
> You're not by any chance trying to open a console are you? In run 
> properties or in your project settings have you got Debug Console set 
> to Start New Console?

I had it set to Use no console.

> When I try xterm  from terminal it fails with a /usr/X11R6/bin/xterm 
> Xt error: Can't open display: message in console. However I can set 
> the display with setenv DISPLAY :0.0 and then xterm works OK, but 
> setting DISPLAY in the wingdb script doesn't work :-/

I get the same behavior as you here.

> I'm going to take a long hard look at the shell script (wingdb which 
> is in tomorrow to see if I can figure it out.

I will as well.

Thanks for you help,

> btw chandler looks mighty cool

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