Re: Using Amaya 9.2.1 with networked Macs

On Wednesday 31 August 2005 02:49, John Buell wrote:
> I'm administrator for a couple of Mac labs at a high school near Chicago.
> One of the classes taught in one of the Mac labs is web design, and I
> thought I'd let the class try Amaya. It installs and works fine in 10.3.9
> and 10.4.2, if it's used by a local user. However, we're in a network
> environment (a cross-platform one at that), and Amaya doesn't seem to work
> in this setting. A student can log in, launch Amaya from the dock, but it
> bounces without ever opening a window or actually starting. Is there any
> thing I can do to get it to work, or any information I can offer to help
> get the program to work in such an environment in a later version?
> Sincerely,
> John Buell

We never tested this kind of configuration and don't know how it works.

 It could be a problem with:
- access to working directories ($USER_HOME/.amaya)
- fonts access
- authorization to open the window

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