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If you are using Spyder through VNC session, chance are you will see the following errors. The symptom is that your input through Keyboard is not present (the mouse and copy/paste still works).
Qt: XKEYBOARD extension not present on the X server.
Qt: Could not determine keyboard configuration data from X server, will use hard-coded keymap configuration.
Qt: Failed to compile a keymap!
The fix is quite simple, just
So you want to transfer your videos from Android phone to the computer but cannot find it anywhere? If this sounds like what you are struggling right now, this post is going to solve the problem for you in a
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I was running into this GLIBC version issue when setting up RTL simulation with DPI call in Questa Sim (Modelsim). Here is the error message from Questa transcript.
# ** Error: (vsim-3197) Load of "libtest_hwa.so" failed: /lib64/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.14' not found (required by libtest_hwa.so).
# ** Error: (vsim-3748) Failed to load DPI object file "libtest_hwa.so" while trying to resolve 'mcu_main_dpi'.
After some investigation, it turned out that the RTL simulation server
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