Unable to open Talend from Windows Machine using putty.

April 25, 2016 1k views
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I have installed Talend on my droplet uses ubuntu. Talend is installed as listed here.

I am getting following exception while trying to open talend on my windows machine using putty.

TOSDI-linux-gtk-x8664: Cannot open display:
SLF4J: Failed to load class "org.slf4j.impl.StaticLoggerBinder".
SLF4J: Defaulting to no-operation (NOP) logger implementation
SLF4J: See http://www.slf4j.org/codes.html#StaticLoggerBinder for further details.
TOSDI-linux-gtk-x8664: Cannot open display:
TOSDI-linux-gtk-x8664:
An error has occurred. See the log file
/root/TOSDI-201512141327-V6.1.1/configuration/1461603806824.log.

1 Answer

This is most likely due to the fact that you don't have an X server installed on your windows machine.

I would advise that you follow this guide to configure Xming and puTTY to allow X11 forwarding:

https://wiki.utdallas.edu/wiki/display/FAQ/X11+Forwarding+using+Xming+and+PuTTY

Best of luck!

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