[Python-Dev] can't run test_tcl remotely logged in on an OS X machine

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Sun Sep 9 09:41:30 CEST 2007


> "test_tcl" fails on me (OS X 10.4.10 on an Intel Mac, remotely logged
> in via SSH and X Windows):
> 
> % test_tcl
> 2007-09-08 17:00:22.629 python.exe[4163] CFLog (0): CFMessagePort: bootstrap_register(): failed 1100 (0x44c), port = 0x3a03, name = 'Processes-0.58327041'
> See /usr/include/servers/bootstrap_defs.h for the error codes.
> 2007-09-08 17:00:22.630 python.exe[4163] CFLog (99): CFMessagePortCreateLocal(): failed to name Mach port (Processes-0.58327041)
> CFMessagePortCreateLocal failed (name = Processes-0.58327041 error = 0)
> Abort
> %
> 
> This is on the trunk.

That's no surprise, I would say: it seems you link against TkAqua
(not X11 Tk); for that to work, you need a reference to WindowServer,
which won't be available when logged in through SSL.

Regards,
Martin


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