* Robert Neville (Mon, 30 Apr 2007 10:18:15 -0700) > I am not sure if this is the appropriate group. In addition, searching through > these gmane newsgroups is not straightforward since Google groups does not > return them. > > Startx fails to initialize when it worked yesterday. I ran setup and the > process may have not > completed (it was late and I needed to sleep). After running setup.exe again, > I navigated to the > System category and reinstalled rebase. Then I reviewed the README file; kill > all processes > associated with cygwin; ran ash; and typed /bin/rebaseall -v; the utility > performed some actions and > returned without errors. > > I fired up a cygwin window and startx would still not initialize. The console > gave me the following > font error. > > sageQueue trapped WM_QUIT message, exiting main loop. > winClipboardProc - XDestroyWindow succeeded. > FreeFontPath: FPE "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/misc/" refcount is 2, should be > 1; fixing. > > The cygwin console appears fully functional. The console has returned some > errors when running make, > but these issues may be completely separate. Please give me whatever insight > you may have on these > scenarios. I have already spent considerable time troubleshooting these > issues and need better > guidance. > > After rebooting the computer and typing startx, cygwin gave me the following > error message. > > Welcome to the XWin X Server > Vendor: The Cygwin/X Project > Release: 184.108.40.2061-4 > > Contact: email@example.com > > XWin was started with the following command line: > > X :0 -multiwindow -clipboard > > _XSERVTransmkdir: Owner of /tmp/.X11-unix should be set to root > winValidateArgs - g_iNumScreens: 1 iMaxConsecutiveScreen: 1 > (II) XF86Config is not supported > (II) See http://x.cygwin.com/docs/faq/cygwin-x-faq.html for more information > winDetectSupportedEngines - Windows NT/2000/XP > winDetectSupportedEngines - DirectDraw installed > winDetectSupportedEngines - DirectDraw4 installed > winDetectSupportedEngines - Returning, supported engines 00000007 > winSetEngine - Multi Window or Rootless => ShadowGDI > winAdjustVideoModeShadowGDI - Using Windows display depth of 32 bits per pixel > winAllocateFBShadowGDI - Creating DIB with width: 2048 height: 768 depth: 32 > winFinishScreenInitFB - Masks: 00ff0000 0000ff00 000000ff > winInitVisualsShadowGDI - Masks 00ff0000 0000ff00 000000ff BPRGB 8 d 24 bpp 32 > null screen fn ReparentWindow > null screen fn RestackWindow > InitQueue - Calling pthread_mutex_init > InitQueue - pthread_mutex_init returned > InitQueue - Calling pthread_cond_init > InitQueue - pthread_cond_init returned > winInitMultiWindowWM - Hello > winMultiWindowXMsgProc - Hello > winInitMultiWindowWM - Calling pthread_mutex_lock () > winMultiWindowXMsgProc - Calling pthread_mutex_lock () > MIT-SHM extension disabled due to lack of kernel support > XFree86-Bigfont extension local-client optimization disabled due to lack of > shar > ed memory support in the kernel > (--) Setting autorepeat to delay=500, rate=31 > (--) winConfigKeyboard - Layout: "00000409" (00000409) > (--) Using preset keyboard for "English (USA)" (409), type "4" > Rules = "xorg" Model = "pc105" Layout = "us" Variant = "(null)" Options = > "(null > )" > (--) 5 mouse buttons found > Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/TTF/, removing from > li > st! > Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/Type1/, removing > from > list! > Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/CID/, removing from > li > st! > Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/100dpi/, removing > from > list! > winPointerWarpCursor - Discarding first warp: 1024 384 > winInitMultiWindowWM - pthread_mutex_lock () returned. > winProcEstablishConnection - Hello > winInitMultiWindowWM - pthread_mutex_unlock () returned. > cat: winMultiWindowXMsgProc - pthread_mutex_lock () returned. > /home/Ferdie/.Xauthority: No such file or directorywinInitMultiWindowWM - > DISPLA > Y=127.0.0.1:0.0 > > winMultiWindowXMsgProc - pthread_mutex_unlock () returned. > winMultiWindowXMsgProc - DISPLAY=127.0.0.1:0.0 > winInitClipboard () > winProcEstablishConnection - winInitClipboard returned. > winClipboardProc - Hello > winMultiWindowXMsgProc - XOpenDisplay () returned and successfully opened the > di > splay. > winInitMultiWindowWM - XOpenDisplay () returned and successfully opened the > disp > lay. > DetectUnicodeSupport - Windows NT/2000/XP > winClipboardProc - DISPLAY=127.0.0.1:0.0 > winClipboardProc - XOpenDisplay () returned and successfully opened the > display. > > winProcSetSelectionOwner - Clipboard not yet started, aborting. > winProcSetSelectionOwner - Clipboard not yet started, aborting. > > waiting for X server to shut down winClipboardProc - > winClipboardFlushWindowsMes > sageQueue trapped WM_QUIT message, exiting main loop. > winClipboardProc - XDestroyWindow succeeded. > > winClipboardIOErrorHandler!
Well, if there is an winClipboardIOErrorHandler error (whatever that is) you should try starting without "-clipboard" says my common sense... Thorsten -- Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html Documentation: http://x.cygwin.com/docs/ FAQ: http://x.cygwin.com/docs/faq/