[graph-tool] RuntimeError: Gtk couldn't be initialized

Tiago de Paula Peixoto tiago at skewed.de
Tue May 22 07:53:37 CEST 2012

On Tue 22 May 2012 01:07:14 AM CEST, Alasdair Macmillan wrote:
> Hi there
> Just installed graph-tool for the first time & get this error. What
> does it mean? How can i fix? I'm on Ubuntu Server 12.04

This is a bug in the python bindings for Gtk, which fail to load if
there is no DISPLAY environment variable. I have already included a
workaround in graph-tool, and I'm preparing the new packages for ubuntu,
which will be uploaded soon.


Tiago de Paula Peixoto <tiago at skewed.de>

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