[EMBOSS] Installation help

Koen van der Drift kvddrift at earthlink.net
Wed May 25 22:20:22 UTC 2005

Hi Robin,

Which X11 GUI are you trying to use? I have no experience yet with 
Tiger, but have no problems with using the kaptain GUI (installed 
through fink).

- Koen.

On May 25, 2005, at 1:33 PM, Robin Colgrove wrote:

> Hello all,
> After numerous attempts following suggestions on this list, I never 
> have been able to get the X11 version of EMBOSS to install on my iBook 
> under Mac OS X 10.3.8, but I installed and have been using the command 
> line version without trouble (and using the GUI programs remotely with 
> EMBOSS on a server and running the Mac X11 client locally).
> Next week I am going to upgrade to OSX 10.4 "Tiger", and was thinking 
> of trying a full EMBOSS install again. I would be interested to hear 
> from anyone who has done this (EMBOSS on Tiger) and any tips/advice. 
> Also, it is not clear to me whether it would be best to uninstall 
> everything and reinstall, or whether I could just install the X11 
> parts over an existing install.
> thanks
> Robin Colgrove
> Dept of Microbiology
> Harvard Medical School

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