X Error on startup - Mac OS XUp to table of contents
This FAQ applies to: Any version.
Case 1 - X11 is not installed.
X11 is a prerequisite for ADT/PMV and Vision. X11 can typically be
found on the Mac OS X installation DVD. Scroll down in the 'Mac OS X
Install disc' window and locate "Optional Installs". Double click to
start the Installer, at the 'Installation Type' stage open the
Applications category, select X11 and proceed. Once installed, be sure
to run Software Update to obtain the latest version of X11.
Case 2 - BasAllloc error mesassage.
X Error of failed request: BadAlloc (insufficient resources for operation)Please disable stereo visuals (see below), quit X11 and run ADT/PMV again:
Major opcode of failed request: 150 (GLX)
Minor opcode of failed request: 3 (X_GLXCreateContext)
Serial number of failed request: 1758
Current serial number in output stream: 1759
$ defaults write com.apple.x11 enable_stereo -bool false