Re: changing font

2010-07-20 Thread Reid Thompson
On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 12:00:21PM -0400, matias kaukonen wrote: - xlsfonts - . . .

Re: changing font

2010-07-13 Thread Reid Thompson
On Mon, Jul 12, 2010 at 04:59:11PM -0400, matias kaukonen wrote: 1. Could someone pls post instructions about how to reply to an existing post. 2. I have a font I'd like to use and its located at /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/TTF with administrator permissions. 3. How can I make this font the

Re: changing font

2010-07-13 Thread Reid Thompson
On Tue, Jul 13, 2010 at 10:33:14AM -0400, Reid Thompson wrote: On Mon, Jul 12, 2010 at 04:59:11PM -0400, matias kaukonen wrote: 1. Could someone pls post instructions about how to reply to an existing post. a starting point would be to google mailing list netiquette some pointers

Re: problems starting xterm

2010-03-19 Thread Reid Thompson
On Fri, 2010-03-19 at 10:54 +0100, Markus Hoenicka wrote: Hi, I have plenty of shells installed (bash, ash, dash), and they work ok in MinTTY. I'm afraid I'm missing some simple but important setting somewhere. Any ideas? what happens when you call xterm from the mintty command line? --

Re: How do I start WM?

2010-02-26 Thread Reid Thompson
On 2/26/2010 6:40 PM, Kenneth Wolcott wrote: Hi; Now, if it isn't asking too much, I'd like to use KDE as my Window Manager and I'd like some KDE-based utilities, like konsole and karm (? the task/time manager). I don't see a great deal of visible difference between twm and openbox, but

Re: How do I start WM?

2010-02-25 Thread Reid Thompson
twm I would assume (yea, I'm sticking my neck out) I could comment out twm and substitute another WM. Doing so works with WindowMaker. It doesn't with OpenBox. Reid Thompson suggested doing something similar here: http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin-xfree/2010-02/msg00149.html What am I doing

Re: How do I start WM?

2010-02-25 Thread Reid Thompson
On Thu, 2010-02-25 at 12:32 -0800, Joseph Ess wrote: From: Yaakov (Cygwin/X) yselkowitz at users dot sourceforge dot net Openbox is just a WM. It does not provide a panel, pager, or other desktop components. Maybe I'm thinking of BlackBox, since it has a toolbar. Thanks, Joe these

Re: How do I start WM?

2010-02-24 Thread Reid Thompson
Try this: Copy the shortcut as mentioned earlier in the email trail. set the Target to be: C:\cygwin\bin\run.exe /usr/bin/bash.exe -l -c /usr/bin/startx -- /usr/bin/Xwin.exe Note the double quotes around the last argument. Without them, Xwin.exe doesn't start on my box. startx also would

Re: How do I start WM?

2010-02-24 Thread Reid Thompson
On 2/24/2010 9:54 PM, Kenneth Wolcott wrote: Apparently I'm missing some components... $ openbox-session which: no hsetroot in [PATH content deleted] which: no esetroot in [PATH content deleted] xsetroot: unable to open display 'KWOLCOTT-T61:0.0' which: no gnome-settings-daemon in [PATH

Re: RAM requirements for Cygwin/x

2009-12-21 Thread Reid Thompson
WALLACE, ANDREW F (ATTLABS) wrote: Dear Cygwin/x developers, I have a laptop with 2 GB of RAM running Window XP Professional Version 2002. Do I need more RAM for Cygwin/x to work effectively? No. i've ran X with 512, 768, and 1000MB fine. I wasn't attempting to run Gnome or KDE desktops,

Re: cygwin-x xterm not compatible with windows 7?

2009-12-03 Thread Reid Thompson
wgw...@sbcglobal.net wrote: Hi: I sent this post earlier this week and have not received any replies. If this is the wrong place to post this, please let me know where I should. Thanks Hi All: This is my first post here. I've never had a

Re: Cygwin/x window no longer appears

2009-11-18 Thread Reid Thompson
Timares, Brian (Patriot) wrote: On Friday, November 13, 2009 Csaba Raduly wrote: On Thu, Nov 12, 2009 at 11:16 PM, Olivia Cheronet wrote: I have recently started to work with Cygwin/X. Until now, I have been starting Cygwin/X by using startxwin.bat in the Cygwin bash shell. Everything seemed

Re: Cygwin error

2009-11-18 Thread Reid Thompson
baseball07 wrote: Thank you for the suggestion. Could you please type out the syntax. I'm a newbie to Linux code. Thank you very much. ssh -Y usern...@host -- Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html

RE: How to open a standalone xterm

2009-10-28 Thread Reid Thompson
On Wed, 2009-10-28 at 11:49 -0700, Mike Ayers wrote: From: cygwin-xfree-ow...@cygwin.com [mailto:cygwin-xfree- ow...@cygwin.com] On Behalf Of Joel Gwynn Sent: Wednesday, October 28, 2009 8:27 AM And now, sporadically, when I run startxwin.sh, sometimes it works, ie opens up the

Re: How to open a standalone xterm

2009-10-28 Thread Reid Thompson
Joel Gwynn wrote: Ha! That seems to do it. Although I also have to wait a bit between closing the xwin window and restarting, but that's not so bad. I guess there's some process that takes awhile to exit. possibly having to wait for the X server socket to completely free up between between

Re: Bad XTerm Vim coloring

2008-11-24 Thread Reid Thompson
On Mon, 2008-11-24 at 11:34 -0500, Nick Deubert wrote: Hey everyone, First off thanks for your hard work on cygwin/X it is very appreciated. I upgraded to the new Xorg last week and I have had one you didn't mention whether you'd ran setup.exe and re-installed vim -- perhaps one, or more, of

Re: FW: How to get scroll bars on initial xterm instance?

2008-04-07 Thread Reid Thompson
On Mon, 2008-04-07 at 12:23 -0700, Siegfried Heintze (Aditi) wrote: When I run startx it creates an xterm for me. But this xterm does not have a scroll bar. I like to create xterms with -sl 3000 -sb so I get lots of history. How can I make startx create an xterm with these options? Thanks,

Re: Using XWin.exe to connect to a linux X Server

2007-11-30 Thread Reid Thompson
On Fri, 2007-11-30 at 09:42 -0500, jose isaias cabrera wrote: Holger Krull escribio, jose isaias cabrera schrieb: Greetings. I am trying to connect to a Gentoo X Server and it is connecting, but I don't seem to be able to open an xterm. All I get is a full screen without

Re: Using XWin.exe to connect to a linux X Server

2007-11-30 Thread Reid Thompson
On Fri, 2007-11-30 at 09:38 -0500, jose isaias cabrera wrote: Hi, DISPLAY on the Linux box must be set to the IP address of the cygwin box. H... But DISPLAY on the cygwin box must be set to either localhost or the IP address of this machine. Ok, this one was set to d-tuxedo,

Re: scroll bars

2007-09-06 Thread Reid Thompson
On Thu, 2007-09-06 at 00:22 -0500, Cole Radcliffe wrote: %RUN% xterm -fn 10x20 -scrollbar -e /usr/bin/bash -l does not work for me I also tried it with -scrollBar That's because -scrollbar is not a valid command line parameter tor xterm. %RUN% xterm -fn 10x20 -sb -sl 2500 -e /usr/bin/bash

Re: scroll

2007-09-06 Thread Reid Thompson
Reid Thompson wrote: Cole Radcliffe wrote: What are the XWin server options you are using with that Reid? Mine which are %RUN% XWin -clipboard -silent-dup-error -multiwindow give some weird object that looks like a scrollbar on the side but it does not allow you to scroll my options

Re: scroll

2007-09-06 Thread Reid Thompson
Cole Radcliffe wrote: What are the XWin server options you are using with that Reid? Mine which are %RUN% XWin -clipboard -silent-dup-error -multiwindow give some weird object that looks like a scrollbar on the side but it does not allow you to scroll my options are the same - XWin

Re: font and screen size

2007-09-05 Thread Reid Thompson
how bout -fn 12x24 On Wed, 2007-09-05 at 13:26 -0500, Cole Radcliffe wrote: I tried to change the font size with the option -fs after the xterm command however xterm did not recognize that option even though it appeared in man xterm. I am guessing that it was just not compiled into the

Re: font and screen size

2007-09-05 Thread Reid Thompson
run xlsfonts and pick one -- 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/

Re: font and screen size

2007-09-05 Thread Reid Thompson
Cole Radcliffe wrote: OK. I think it was not working because I was just appending options to -e /usr/bin/bash -l in the startx batch file which for some reason does not work for any option I append (the shell just dies quickly). One interesting thing I found is that if I replace the %RUN%

Re: scroll bars

2007-09-05 Thread Reid Thompson
Cole Radcliffe wrote: Thanks for the help with the font size. Now why does why does %RUN% XWin -silent-dup-error -scrollbars give me a terminal with no scroll bars? -- Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html

Re: xterm

2007-08-30 Thread Reid Thompson
Cole Radcliffe wrote: When I try to run xterm -e /usr/bin/bash -l from the cygwin shell I get an error that says xterm Xt error: Can't open display DISPLAY is not set Also, how can I get the replies to this message e-mailed to me? -- Unsubscribe info:

Re: xterm scrollbar...PLEASE

2007-07-17 Thread Reid Thompson
On Tue, 2007-07-17 at 07:34 -0700, on behalf of ejuror ejuror wrote: I would love to have a scrollbar on my xterm window. Here is the contents of my .Xdefaults file: xterm*background:CornflowerBlue xterm*foreground:LemonChiffon xterm*scrollBar: true xterm*rightScrollBar: true

Re: xterm scrollbar...PLEASE

2007-07-17 Thread Reid Thompson
sorry, -sr is rxvt try $ xterm -sb -ls -sr -rightbar 1000 -bg CornflowerBlue -fg LemonChiffon -- Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html Documentation: http://x.cygwin.com/docs/ FAQ:

Re: xterm scrollbar...PLEASE

2007-07-17 Thread Reid Thompson
try $ xterm -sb -ls -rightbar -sl 1000 -bg CornflowerBlue -fg LemonChiffon What does that give you? -- Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html Documentation: http://x.cygwin.com/docs/ FAQ:

Re: Multiple Session Question

2007-06-07 Thread Reid Thompson
On Thu, 2007-06-07 at 10:50 -0400, Duane Ellis wrote: Hello, I've got cygwin working well via SSH to single host, single window. I connect via SSH, and run startkde - I get the KDE desktop in one single window. Works great! How do I connect to a second machine at the same time. See

Re: Xterm, rxvt, mrxvt, etc....

2007-05-08 Thread Reid Thompson
Charles Wilson wrote: Sigh. cygwin's rxvt is not broken. It works for me, and about 2000 others. +1 --I have been using cygwin rxvt for several years (Xwin and Win) -- has fulfilled every terminal need that I have. kudos to the 'maintainer'??. -- Unsubscribe info:

Re: Background-color of bash

2006-10-11 Thread Reid Thompson
On Wed, 2006-10-11 at 03:45 -0400, -Patrick wrote: This may seem trivial to some, but at least to me it affects productivity. I would like to know how I can change the background-color of the X- bash shell. So when I do 'startx' at the cygwin shell, I get the X terminal, which leads to

RE: Background-color of bash

2006-10-11 Thread Reid Thompson
On Wed, 2006-10-11 at 20:18 +0100, Simon Crombie wrote: Thanks for the information about changing the defaults for X-term windows. How can I amend this to get scroll bars to appear? And can you set the default window size there as well? Grateful for any advice. -- Unsubscribe

Re: The right user information

2006-04-07 Thread Reid Thompson
VEGH, Janos wrote: Hi, I am trying to use your Win32 X server. The first step was perfect, I accepted all the default settings, I proceeded as shown in the step-by step tutorial. I successfully installed it, I have the bash (DOS) box. Even I can make a limited use of it, like [EMAIL

Re: xclipboard

2006-04-06 Thread Reid Thompson
David wrote: Hi, I have XWin 6.8.2.0-4 and am running on Windows2000 professional, starting it like this: XWin -multiplemonitors -clipboard -rootless -screen ... And, I am runing fvwm2 as the window manager, and a couple of xterms in it. So, I left mouse click to highlight some text, and

Re: (n00b question) How does one activate the scrollbar in an xterm?

2006-04-06 Thread Reid Thompson
Soong, SylokeJ wrote: I have not done this with cygwin-x before, but I do it with my sun solaris. Create .Xdefaults at home directory if does not already exists. google or man xterm should tell you more. Enter/append lines similar to these: xterm*scrollBar: true xterm*saveLines: 4000

X server crashing -- winClipboardProc - Call to select () failed: -1. Bailing.

2006-03-02 Thread Reid Thompson
X windows had been stable for quite a while for me( in continuous use, days, sometimes weeks at at time). Over the past couple of weeks it's begun crashing fairly regularly. The XWin.log has these final statements in it: winClipboardProc - Call to select () failed: -1. Bailing.

Re: Remote client through telnet gives error 232

2006-03-02 Thread Reid Thompson
Simon Keen wrote: I am trying to run remote clients on an X server using telnet, but am encountering an error. My setup is as follows: - runnning X server on Cygwin_NT-5.1 on a windows XP Professional laptop. I initiate this by running the default startxwin.bat from the directory

Re: Windows programs in Cygwin/X ?

2006-02-28 Thread Reid Thompson
Doug Bohl wrote: After much turmoil, I've managed to get a number of window managers running in Cygwin/X. What I'm wondering is this: Is it at all possible to allow my windows programs to be managed by my Cygwin/X window manager? Presently, if I'm in -fullscreen mode and I'm running some X

Re: XTerm problem- xinit

2005-12-06 Thread Reid Thompson
Afro_PL wrote: Hello there. I have little problem when in XTerm i write xinit: A fatal error has ocurred and Cygwin/X will now exit. Please open /tmp/Xwin.log for more information. Vendor: The Cygwin/X Project Release: 6.8.2.0-4 Contact: cygwin-xfree@cygwin.com XWin was started with the

Re: web browser for cgywin

2005-10-23 Thread Reid Thompson
Charles Li wrote: Can someone recommend a decent, and easy to build, web browser for cgywinX? Thanks. __ Yahoo! FareChase: Search multiple travel sites in one click. http://farechase.yahoo.com -- Unsubscribe info:

Re: X-Query (imp urgent)

2005-10-21 Thread Reid Thompson
Alec stewart wrote: Hello All, I have installed g++ for Windows on my System and was trying to build a project on the same. It is like this that when I disable the GUI portion from my project my project builds very fine and executable works fine also but when I want to enable the GUI portion

RE: how to install dillo on cygwinX

2005-10-18 Thread Reid Thompson
Charles Li wrote: Hi, I would like to install dillo browser on cygwinx. Is there a document one of you can point me to? Or a general page for installing softwares on cygwinX. On the download site, it has: Debian, GNU-Darwin, Slackware and RPMs Which one should I use? Thanks.

Re: I can not get cygwin to work on my PC

2005-10-18 Thread Reid Thompson
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I am receiving the following errors when I attempt to access Cygwin. (Embedded image moved to file: pic13966.jpg) Tom Sherman CTC Communications NOC Tech 781-522-8752 [EMAIL PROTECTED] NOTICE OF

RE: xterm pointer color

2005-10-17 Thread Reid Thompson
Jack Tanner wrote: startxwin.bat invokes xterm with the -ms red switch, which sets the (mouse) pointer color to red. Is it possible to specify the same value using a resource in .Xdefaults? $ xterm -version Cygwin 6.8.2.0(202) Rxvt.cursorColor:red xterm.cursorColor:red or

RE: Cygwin X file structure

2005-10-05 Thread Reid Thompson
Andy Little wrote: Hi to the Folks at Cygwin-X, I am trying to get XWindows running on my WinXP box using Cygwin. I am hoping to write some C++ applications using it. I am however totally confused by what to do after building the XWindows sources. 1) Should I copy the

Re: Running X Server

2005-09-29 Thread Reid Thompson
Shah Sharif wrote: Hi, I was trying to run X server after my I have intalled the cygwin. I have chosen to install 'all' the packages. In order to run the X server I have typed in the following command: /usr/X11R6/bin/startx use /usr/X11R6/bin/startxwin.sh -- Unsubscribe info:

RE: Basic question 2 - Copy from Windows and paste to cygwin or X

2005-09-28 Thread Reid Thompson
Herbert Eppel wrote: On 28.09.2005 13:43 UK Time, Soong, SylokeJ wrote: I am already doing that (-clipboard), among others: run XWin -screen 0 1750 1350 -multiplemonitors -emulate3buttons -scrollbars -clipboard -silent-dup-error Thanks, but would you mind elaborating a little? As I

RE: Basic question 2 - Copy from Windows and paste to cygwin or X

2005-09-28 Thread Reid Thompson
Reid Thompson wrote: Herbert Eppel wrote: On 28.09.2005 13:43 UK Time, Soong, SylokeJ wrote: I am already doing that (-clipboard), among others: run XWin -screen 0 1750 1350 -multiplemonitors -emulate3buttons -scrollbars -clipboard -silent-dup-error Thanks, but would you mind elaborating

RE: Basic question 3 - system tray icon

2005-09-28 Thread Reid Thompson
Herbert Eppel wrote: On 28.09.2005 16:48 UK Time, Reid Thompson wrote: Herbert Eppel wrote: Can the cygwin X server be prevented from placing an icon in the Windows system tray? Thank you. highlight with left mouse button, paste with middlebutton/scrollwheel Highlight what

RE: Basic question 3 - system tray icon

2005-09-28 Thread Reid Thompson
- [EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Herbert Eppel Sent: Wed, September 28, 2005 12:08 PM To: cygwin-xfree@cygwin.com Subject: Re: Basic question 3 - system tray icon On 28.09.2005 16:48 UK Time, Reid Thompson wrote: Herbert Eppel wrote: Can the cygwin X server be prevented from placing an icon

RE: Basic question 3 - system tray icon

2005-09-28 Thread Reid Thompson
Herbert Eppel wrote: On 28.09.2005 17:45 UK Time, Reid Thompson wrote: highlight with left mouse button, paste with middlebutton/scrollwheel Highlight what? Are we talking about the same thing, or are you referring to my Basic question 2??? sorry -- meant to post that to the copy

RE: Basic question X - whatever

2005-09-28 Thread Reid Thompson
Herbert Eppel wrote: On 28.09.2005 18:04 UK Time, Soong, SylokeJ wrote: With the clipboard enabled, do you know how to highlight, copy paste Nice subject line - I'm not really sure why I started this Basic Question no. nonsense - it was bound to lead to confusion, sorry! between win/xp

Re: could not find /tmp

2005-09-17 Thread Reid Thompson
dorth wrote: hi all, how to resolve this error, please advise, thank you bash.exe: warning: could not find /tmp, please create! bash-2.05b$ creating /tmp should resolve it. mkdir /tmp -- Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple Problem reports:

RE: Page Up and Page Down

2005-09-16 Thread Reid Thompson
Mike Hicks wrote: Hi. I have what appears to be a plain US 104-key keyboard manufactured by/for Compaq. Using xterm, when I press the Pg Up key on the number keypad, I get the character sequence ^[[5~ and I get ^[[6~ for Pg Dn (^[ is actually a single character, escape). However, the

RE: My attempt to use Cygwin seems doomed to failure in spite of...

2005-09-16 Thread Reid Thompson
John Ormerod wrote: ... all the willing help I've received - esp from Reid. I do appreciate you all taking the time to give me info and clues etc. My conclusion is there is something on my system that prevents Xwin.exe and / or xterm.exe from completely initialising. I've removed most of

RE: Can't display remote clients

2005-09-15 Thread Reid Thompson
John Ormerod wrote: you have to give permissions for remotes hosts to open apps on your server. in a cygwin bash prompt enter $ xhost + note that this will give 'everyone' permissions to open a window on your server. you could do $ xhost ip-addr-of-machine-you-want-to-allow-to-open-apps or

RE: Can't display remote clients

2005-09-15 Thread Reid Thompson
Soong, SylokeJ wrote: When I first downloaded and installed cygwin my ulterior motive was - if there are free complex stuffs like FTP servers, J2EE servers, Java IDEs, etc, there must be a free piece of software for X/Win on Windows. My ulterior was, where I would prove to those charging an

RE: Is my X Servier not fully started (Rel: 6.8.2.0-4)

2005-09-14 Thread Reid Thompson
John Ormerod wrote: Hello I've been struggling all day in what is a new world for me. I need to have GUI access to a Linux system that runs in a did you comment out this line from your .bat file? If you did, uncomment it. run xterm -e /usr/bin/bash -l ...snip REM Startup the X Server

Re: Is my X Server not fully started? (Rel: 6.8.2.0-4)

2005-09-14 Thread Reid Thompson
Try the following. Open a cygwin bash shell, using cygwin.bat. make sure that X is not running,,, $ ps -ef | grep X should not list Xwin from the command line call $ startxwin.sh what does this result in? -- Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple Problem reports:

Re: error in running startx

2005-09-10 Thread Reid Thompson
Johan Grönqvist wrote: I get exactly the same error message when I try to start X while already having X running. My guess is therefore that you have already started x successfully, but you do not know it. Try starting xterm instead and see if it works. You may have to set a DISPLAY variable

RE: setup PATH variable by PATH=%PATH:/usr/X11R6/bin

2005-09-01 Thread Reid Thompson
Mark Paulus wrote: The statement should read: PATH=%PATH%:/usr/X11R6/bin Note the trailing % on PATH. That is a Windowism. On Thu, 01 Sep 2005 12:33:23 -0400 (EDT), PoWah Wong wrote: I want to setup my PATH variable by following the instructions of Chapter 4. Using Cygwin/X, section

RE: setup PATH variable by PATH=%PATH:/usr/X11R6/bin

2005-09-01 Thread Reid Thompson
Mark Paulus wrote: The statement should read: PATH=%PATH%:/usr/X11R6/bin Note the trailing % on PATH. That is a Windowism. yep -- that's a typo -- $ PATH=%PATH:/usr/X11R6/bin should be $ PATH=$PATH:/usr/X11R6/bin reid -- Unsubscribe info:

Re: Remote login, then nothing happens

2005-08-29 Thread Reid Thompson
Andy Schmidgall wrote: Igor Pechtchanski wrote: (and then a bunch of options) cygwin-prompt DISPLAY=:0 ssh -Y [EMAIL PROTECTED] do you then get a Password: prompt? If you do, and you enter your linux password, do you then get a prompt on your linux box? If not, this question is

Re: C lueless why X86... wont start

2005-08-26 Thread Reid Thompson
Rob wrote: Here is my XWin error message. I have searched archives and FAQ's and have found nothing on this. Perhaps I missed something. All I get is and xterm window. No Windowmaker. I understand that -multiwindow is not to be used with an externer window manager but I cannot find the

Re: Starting Xwin - Shell Window Remains

2005-08-15 Thread Reid Thompson
As info I start X by using a shortcut to open an rxvt window running bash ( see below for contents of shortcut scripts ). (If you do not have rxvt, use setup to get it, it is unbelievable to me that with billions of dollars MS cannot include a decent command prompt.) Then,

RE: Initial run of BASH doesn't initialize home directory

2005-07-13 Thread Reid Thompson
Tom Smith wrote: With all due respect, Igor, I think you missed my point. The point is this: 1) I ran the Cygwin setup.exe and the Cygwin/X setup.exe (a distinction made by the cygwin.com web site itself) on the same computer. It's the same installer, just linked to different pages with

RE: Problems running OpenGL program on Cygwin

2005-07-06 Thread Reid Thompson
Larry Griffith wrote: Dear List Members, I'm a newbie to Cygwin who is trying to learn how to run an OpenGL program under Cygwin-X. I used a standard program written by SGI (called cube.c) that I know runs correctly under Solaris 9, using gcc and the Mesa library, so I don't think the

RE: Cygwin x windows working fine for 5 of our Solaris 2.8 boxes, but can't get CDE login screen up for one other box - can anyone help

2005-06-29 Thread Reid Thompson
Griffey Matthew wrote: XWin.log Hi, I am getting the attached log file produced in the Cygwin/tmp directory on my PC when i try to run x against one of our Solaris 2.8 boxes - although it can connect fine to the other similar Solaris boxes. It opens a window but doesn't get as far as

RE: Changing colours of XTerm

2005-06-27 Thread Reid Thompson
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I have begun to use Cygwin on Windows and I have tried every technique I could find on the web for changing from the default black-on-white colours of Xterm (and perhaps other X applications) to something that's easier to look at. None of the techniques

RE: Mouse button copy/paste not working

2005-06-21 Thread Reid Thompson
Charles Packer wrote: Igor Pechtchanski wrote: See http://x.cygwin.com/docs/faq/cygwin-x-faq.html#remote (please read the whole section). Igor Typical Unix-head response (Read the whole book...). There is nothing in the FAQ that deals with this problem. However, perusing the