On Wed, Mar 24, 2010 at 11:48 AM, hari jayaram <firstname.lastname@example.org
> Hi ,
> Because I wanted to use some of the Python API commands in scripts I wanted
> to install a distutils build of Pymol on my Snow Leopard System running
> 10.6.2 .
> I am using the svn version 3897.
> After I installed Pmw and added the fontconfig.h containing directory to my
> INCLUDE path and added other dylibs from /usr/X11R6/lib to my include path
> , I finally got the build process to complete fine and I was able to get the
> pymol dark background cmd window to popup just fine . However the Pmw window
> did not appear and the system either crashed or the Python icon kept
> bouncing up and down and a crummily ghost-like Pmw window appeared briefly.
> When it did crash it gave me the error:
> Tk_MacOSXSetupTkNotifier: first [load] of TkAqua has to occur in the main
> I know this is all because the cmd window is already up and there cannot be
> two GUI threads going and have seen some posts from Bill Scott about this
> issue , but can anyone help me troubleshoot this build.
> I want to start using the subversion builds instead of the MacPymol.App and
> am sure I can get over this building problem.
> Your help will be greatly appreciated.