DOS pc as an x-terminal with GRASS

Jim Aanstoos (919) 541-6890 AANSTOOS%LOUIE at
Thu Jun 3 14:29:36 EDT 1993

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>We are trying to use a DOS pc as an x-terminal to run GRASS.  We can run
>GRASS fine, we just have trouble with the GRASS Graphics Monitor.

>We are using a DELL 486/50P.  The network operating system is PC-NFS 4.0. 
>The X-Windows software package is eXceed v. 3.2 for Windows.  (Windows 3.1) 
>The video screen display is 800x600 at 16 colors.  The SUN OS is 4.0.1 with
>OpenWindows 2.0.
>We get the following errors when we issue the command d.mon x1
> . . .

You need to install a video driver on your PC having 256 colors.

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Research Triangle Institute                                           
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