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I was working on a project in Octave with GNUPlot, and had no trouble with Aquaterm until i recently installed some software updates. Aquaterm has suddenly stopped working altogether and i can't figure out why!!! GNUPlot is working fine. the command >plot sin(x) gives no error, however aqua term does not start on execution like its supposed to. What can i do to fix the problem?

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I'm confused. Do you mean that you can't use aquaterm in gnuplot at all, or you can't use it with octave? – mgilson Jul 13 '12 at 13:55
i can't use it with Octave or GNUPlot. There are no errors shown. Aquaterm simply does not start! – user1522843 Jul 13 '12 at 14:14
I see. I don't know how to fix aquaterm, but I do know how you can change your default terminal to something else (x11 or wxt). would that be acceptable? – mgilson Jul 13 '12 at 14:16
To change the default variable, use the GNUTERM environment variable -- alternatively, you can put startup code in a file .gnuplot in your home directory (see help startup and help env). – mgilson Jul 13 '12 at 16:16

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