Also not helpful: have you tried just using vim in xterm? That works great for me, but you might be using plugins/features that terminal vim doesn't support. But, if you are just using vanilla Gvim, then you might consider giving terminal vim a try.
Abe On Sat, Apr 30, 2016 at 11:16 AM, Uli Schlachter <psyc...@znc.in> wrote: > Hi, > > Am 30.04.2016 um 16:28 schrieb Jeroen Budts: > [...] > > When starting gvim with `strace gvim -V9log.txt file.tex > stdout.txt 2> > > stderr.txt` I got the following in stdout.txt: > > RenderBadPicture (invalid Picture parameter) > > Vim: Got X error > > Vim: Finished. > > > > Any help on this is much appreciated. > > I know that this isn't helpful at all, but this sounds like a problem with > GVim. > A BadPicture means that gvim sent a request to the X11 server to act on > some > picture, but that picture does not exist (or is not suitable for this > request > due to some other reason). The window manager has nothing to do with > Pictures, > so.... hm. > > The only recommendations that I can give is to try other (newer?) versions > of > gvim, gtk and cairo (the drawing library used by gtk). > > Sorry & good luck, > Uli > -- > Q: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation. > A: Why is putting a reply at the top of the message frowned upon? > > -- > To unsubscribe, send mail to awesome-unsubscr...@naquadah.org. >