Re: Upgrade woes.

2008-11-23 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Eric Roode (Thu, 20 Nov 2008 06:21:37 -0500) I do check www.cygwin.com before doing (what I think is going to be) a routine upgrade. If there's nothing in the news there, I assume that what I'm getting is just an upgrade of existing packages that I already have installed. Is that such a

RE: RE: RE: Two issues with Xwin

2007-08-29 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Ronald Fischer (Wed, 29 Aug 2007 10:20:18 +0200) Thorsten wrote: I have two issues that I've been experiencing for quite a long time: * using a terminal and a shell I often have to enter Enter or Tab twice to get the desired effect. How come? [...] At the time the OP had just

Re: Two issues with Xwin

2007-08-27 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Larry Hall (Cygwin X) (Mon, 27 Aug 2007 09:10:28 -0400) On 08/25/2007, Thorsten Kampe wrote: * I regularly lose the mouse pointer and I'm unable to the the cursor anymore in applications like Konsole (either natively or running as X client on a Linux host). The mouse still works if I

RE: Two issues with Xwin

2007-08-27 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Ronald Fischer (Mon, 27 Aug 2007 09:42:20 +0200) * using a terminal and a shell I often have to enter Enter or Tab twice to get the desired effect. How come? Which effect do you desire? (Filename completion, command completion, ...)? The desired effect for the Enter key would be to

RE: RE: Two issues with Xwin

2007-08-27 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Ronald Fischer (Mon, 27 Aug 2007 15:57:34 +0200) This suggest that different dot-files are sourced in the two cases. When I run bash (in my case) either from cmd or started by XWin, I also have differences in which dot-files are sourced, so this is the first place you might want to look.

Two issues with Xwin

2007-08-25 Thread Thorsten Kampe
Hi, I have two issues that I've been experiencing for quite a long time: * using a terminal and a shell I often have to enter Enter or Tab twice to get the desired effect. How come? * I regularly lose the mouse pointer and I'm unable to the the cursor anymore in applications like Konsole

Alt-Tab and KDE

2007-08-22 Thread Thorsten Kampe
Hi, I'm using Konsole and I've got a problem with Alt-Tab: whenever I cycle from Konsole to other Windows programs and get back to Konsole the left most Session menu has the focus (as if I had pressed Tab by itself) and I have to press Escape again to switch the focus to the command line

Re: shell properties

2007-08-15 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Cole Radcliffe (Wed, 15 Aug 2007 02:13:37 -0500) when I do a startx, I get a new window shell with properties different from the one on which I typed startx. The problem is I want to change the font size on this new window and I do not know how. Also, is it possibly to directly open x11

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

2007-05-08 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Reid Thompson (Tue, 08 May 2007 07:00:45 -0400) 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

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

2007-05-06 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Thomas Dickey (Sun, 6 May 2007 10:49:23 -0400 (EDT)) On Sun, 6 May 2007, Charles Wilson wrote: Thomas Dickey wrote: On Sat, 5 May 2007, Charles Wilson wrote: The fact is, rxvt upstream is dead, dead, dead. It has shuffled off this mortal coil. Joined the choir invisible. It is an

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

2007-05-06 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Thomas Dickey (Sun, 6 May 2007 13:36:31 -0400 (EDT)) On Sun, 6 May 2007, Thorsten Kampe wrote: You are confusing things. Quoting you: 'support is relative. There's apparently no X maintainer [...]'. If you don't 'care for the role of cygwin maintainer' then that's obviously nonsense as X

Re: Problems with Startx even after rebaseall

2007-05-05 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Robert Neville (Sat, 05 May 2007 00:10:50 -0700) On Thu, 3 May 2007 00:22:50 +0100, Thorsten Kampe [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: _XSERVTransSocketINETCreateListener: ...SocketCreateListener() failed _XSERVTransMakeAllCOTSServerListeners: server already running Fatal server error: Cannot

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

2007-05-05 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Thomas Dickey (Sat, 5 May 2007 10:12:18 -0400 (EDT)) On Sat, 5 May 2007, Gustavo Seabra wrote: I just wonder what is the current status of terminals for X in Cygwin. I currently use xterm, but I've seen people using rxvt and mrxvt. Also, I heard that rxvt is actually currently

Re: Problems with Startx even after rebaseall

2007-05-02 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Robert Neville (Tue, 01 May 2007 14:09:59 -0700) On Tue, 1 May 2007 08:55:47 +0100, Thorsten Kampe [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: * Robert Neville (Mon, 30 Apr 2007 15:45:46 -0700) On Mon, 30 Apr 2007 21:47:39 +0100, Thorsten Kampe [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: * Robert Neville (Mon, 30 Apr 2007

Re: Problems with Startx even after rebaseall

2007-05-02 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Robert Neville (Wed, 02 May 2007 12:19:45 -0700) On Wed, 2 May 2007 09:57:08 +0100, Thorsten Kampe [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: * Robert Neville (Tue, 01 May 2007 14:09:59 -0700) On Tue, 1 May 2007 08:55:47 +0100, Thorsten Kampe [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: * Robert Neville (Mon, 30 Apr 2007 15

Re: Problems with Startx even after rebaseall

2007-05-01 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Robert Neville (Mon, 30 Apr 2007 15:45:46 -0700) On Mon, 30 Apr 2007 21:47:39 +0100, Thorsten Kampe [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: * 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

Re: Problems with Startx even after rebaseall

2007-04-30 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* 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

rxvt-unicode default colors

2007-04-17 Thread Thorsten Kampe
Hi, I started using rxvt-unicode - but unfortunately it has a kind of yellow as the default foreground colour and a kind of ugly aubergine as its background colour. Urxvt reads my .Xdefaults where I set Rxvt*background: Black (don't know where the foreground is defined). The standard rxvt

Re: using WindowMaker instead of twm

2003-01-30 Thread Thorsten Kampe
* Quan Ding (03-01-30 22:53 +0100) So how do I use windowmaker instead of twm? /usr/X11R6/bin/wmaker.inst /usr/X11R6/bin/wmchlocale de # change this to your locale startx (or does cygwin come with any other better window manager?) Windowmaker is allright. Thorsten -- Content-Type: