Quote:>I get this error message when running Metafont from the command line.
It means what it says, pretty much. Metafont has a `preview mode'
which requires X.
Quote:>I was originally trying to run dvips, which tried and failed to run cmmf.
>All of the above were installed from the Slackware t series of disks. My
>machine is a 386sx-20 with 4 megabytes of RAM.
You can either dig out the required library from whichever x series
disk it's on, ftp it from sunsite, or recompile mf from source. In
4Mb, I'd go for installing the library rather than recompiling; it's
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