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by badmofo666
Sat Nov 21, 2009 3:20 am
Forum: Linux Troubleshooting
Topic: Failed to set screen modeterminate called without an active&
Replies: 6
Views: 8812

I give up. I tried every reasonable combination in preferences.txt. I've changed my system resolution, refresh rate, and color depth. I've removed the libraries that are shipped with defcon and ran defcon.bin.x86 directly. And I still get the same message. Perhaps Introversion will release the sourc...
by badmofo666
Tue Nov 17, 2009 3:13 am
Forum: Linux Troubleshooting
Topic: Failed to set screen modeterminate called without an active&
Replies: 6
Views: 8812

Maybe you have an odd screen resolution that is unsupported by Defcon. Try making the directory ~/.defcon if it doesn't exist yet, edit the file ~/.defcon/preferences.txt and make it contain just this: ScreenWidth = 800 ScreenHeight = 600 ScreenWindowed = 1 ScreenColourDepth = 32 ScreenRefresh = 60...
by badmofo666
Mon Nov 16, 2009 7:43 pm
Forum: Linux Troubleshooting
Topic: Failed to set screen modeterminate called without an active&
Replies: 6
Views: 8812

Failed to set screen modeterminate called without an active&

Hello, I am thinking about buying Defcon, so I downloaded the demo to make sure it worked on my system, but it doesn't. When I try to run it I get this: $ ./defcon Failed to set screen modeterminate called without an active exception ./defcon: line 46: 13077 Aborted $here/lib/defcon.bin.x86 "$@...

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