Nedit Crash on Linux

  • rcpageiv

    rcpageiv - 2006-07-16

    I am ssh'ing into a Linux machine with a standard Fedora 4 I have been told. I have nedit 5.5 installed in a home bin directory and can open it find; however, whenever I try to perform a hot-key copy, paste, etc, the application crashed. Here is the message I am seeing:
      UTF8 locale not supported.
    X Error of failed request:  BadAtom (invalid Atom parameter)
      Major opcode of failed request:  18 (X_ChangeProperty)
      Atom id in failed request:  0xe3
      Serial number of failed request:  5312
      Current serial number in output stream:  5312

    [1]    Exit 1                        nedit

    I am loggin on from a Mac machine with OSX 10.4.5 running X11
    X11 1.0 - XFree86 4.4.0.

    This problem only started when the servers were upgraded to this version of Linux.

    Any help try ro resolve this issue would be greatly appreciated.

    • Thorsten Haude

      Thorsten Haude - 2006-08-12


      the mailing list is usually a much better place to ask this kind of question. I suggest you move this thread there. (

      Now about your problem: The version you should try is this:

      If that does not work, we would need more information. Please provide the output of 'nedit -V', the exact command you enter and the exact error message.



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