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The following workaround enables an ESRI server product installer to launch on headless UNIX/Linux servers without video cards.
A sign that the UNIX/Linux server does not have a video card is when the installer crashes because it does not know how to connect to the x-server.
The following procedure enables the ESRI 9.2 GUI installer to connect to the x-server, so the product can be installed.
setenv DISPLAY "<noVideoServer_hostname>:0.0"
setenv DISPLAY "<client_hostname>:0.0"