Windows Vista Speech Recognition and Cygwin/X

2009-01-10 Thread Paul Loewenstein
The XWin server uses primarily hardware scan codes for interpreting the windows WM_KEYDOWN and WM_SYSKEYDOWN messages. Unfortunately, Vista speech recognition (WSR) doesn't bother to fill in the scancode field in the lParam entry. Neither does SendKeys.SendWait(), which is what Vocola 3, a

Re: Windows Vista Speech Recognition and Cygwin/X

2009-01-10 Thread Jon TURNEY
Paul Loewenstein wrote: The XWin server uses primarily hardware scan codes for interpreting the windows WM_KEYDOWN and WM_SYSKEYDOWN messages. Unfortunately, Vista speech recognition (WSR) doesn't bother to fill in the scancode field in the lParam entry. Neither does SendKeys.SendWait(),

Re: Regarding installation of X11 server in my Laptop with Windows Vista home basic OS

2008-10-15 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Phil Betts wrote: mallikarjun reddy wrote on Wednesday, October 15, 2008 1:02 PM:: Dear Sir, I,G Mallikarjun Reddy, am a student of B.Tech final year studying in National Institute of Technology,Warangal.I want to install Magic VLSI design tool in my Laptop which has Windows

Regarding installation of X11 server in my Laptop with Windows Vista home basic OS

2008-10-15 Thread mallikarjun reddy
Dear Sir, I,G Mallikarjun Reddy, am a student of B.Tech final year studying in National Institute of Technology,Warangal.I want to install Magic VLSI design tool in my Laptop which has Windows Vista Home Basic as its Operating System.So I installed Cygwin by following

Regarding installation of X11 server in my Laptop with Windows Vista home basic OS

2008-10-15 Thread mallikarjun reddy
want to install Magic VLSI design tool in my Laptop which has Windows Vista Home Basic as its Operating System.So I installed Cygwin by following the instructions as given in the following site http://opencircuitdesign.com/cygwin/tcltk.html But I couldn't get X11 server installed

RE: Regarding installation of X11 server in my Laptop with Windows Vista home basic OS

2008-10-15 Thread Phil Betts
mallikarjun reddy wrote on Wednesday, October 15, 2008 1:02 PM:: Dear Sir, I,G Mallikarjun Reddy, am a student of B.Tech final year studying in National Institute of Technology,Warangal.I want to install Magic VLSI design tool in my Laptop which has Windows Vista Home Basic

RE: Windows Vista

2008-08-26 Thread Phil Betts
Monson Hayes wrote on Sunday, August 24, 2008 12:51 PM:: [snip] Fatal server error: could not open default font 'fixed' It's pretty obvious that this is the reason it's failed, and googling for this would have found the answer. Whilst I could give you the definitive solution, it's such a

RE: Windows Vista

2008-08-26 Thread Thomas Dickey
On Tue, 26 Aug 2008, Phil Betts wrote: Monson Hayes wrote on Sunday, August 24, 2008 12:51 PM:: [snip] snip Fatal server error: could not open default font 'fixed' It's pretty obvious that this is the reason it's failed, and googling for this would have found the answer. Whilst I could

Re: Windows Vista

2008-08-25 Thread Scott Fordin
Cygwin does indeed run on 32-bit versions of Windows Vista. Don't know about 64-bit versions. In my experience, there are a few catches to getting Cygwin to work on Vista: 1. Run the Cygwin setup as Administrator and in XP Compatibility Mode. 2. I had better luck when I did

Re: Windows Vista

2008-08-25 Thread Brian Wisti
To clarify, Cygwin/X worked fine for me when I was running 32 bit Vista, but I had to resort to the XMing solution under AMD64. Kind Regards, Brian Wisti On Mon, Aug 25, 2008 at 2:24 PM, Scott Fordin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Cygwin does indeed run on 32-bit versions of Windows Vista. Don't

Re: Windows Vista

2008-08-24 Thread Brian Wisti
if there's a better way, though. Kind Regards, Brian Wisti On Sat, Aug 23, 2008 at 7:26 PM, Monson Hayes [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have tried to install Cygwin/X under Windows Vista, and get fatal errors when trying to run Cygwin/X. Has anyone been successful and, if so, is there documentation on how

Re: Windows Vista

2008-08-24 Thread Monson Hayes
cannot find a .bashrc file, although I did find one in my Windows XP installation. I am told to look at the XWin.log file on my computer running Windows Vista when I get the following fatal error: A fatal error has occurred and Cygwin/X will now exit Releast 6.8.99.901-4 XWin was started

Windows Vista

2008-08-23 Thread Monson Hayes
I have tried to install Cygwin/X under Windows Vista, and get fatal errors when trying to run Cygwin/X. Has anyone been successful and, if so, is there documentation on how to get Cygwin running under Vista? -- Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple Problem reports

RE: Startxwin.bat fatal error in Windows Vista

2007-05-15 Thread Phil Betts
Allen Rongone wrote on Monday, May 14, 2007 8:29 PM:: I've seen this before under Windows XP and it was due to the fact that the previous user was the owner of the /tmp/.X11-unix directory and no one else had permissions to delete the X0 file nor were they able to remove this directory. I

Startxwin.bat fatal error in Windows Vista

2007-05-14 Thread Allen Rongone
Hello, We recently received a new Dell Precision M90 laptop with Windows Vista Business version 6.0 pre-installed. I downloaded and installed the latest version of Cygwin (1.5.24) on it. Our users use it for X window access to our Unix servers, anyway, whenever a user on this machine

Re: Windows Vista

2007-04-24 Thread Scott Fordin
Brian Dessent wrote: Scott Fordin wrote: Also make sure that you run the Cygwin setup as Administrator. Eh? I just installed on Vista yesterday and all I had to do was click on setup.exe. Vista asked to run it as administrator since the executable is named setup.exe. I didn't have to do

Windows Vista

2007-04-23 Thread Mariana Silva
Hello I am trying to install cygwin/X in Windows Vista and I get a message saying that the installation could not be completed. Is there a new version of cygwin/X for this operational system? Thanks Mariana Silva __ Mariana F. Silva Graduate

Re: Windows Vista

2007-04-23 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Mariana Silva wrote: Hello I am trying to install cygwin/X in Windows Vista and I get a message saying that the installation could not be completed. Is there a new version of cygwin/X for this operational system? No. The error you got is unlikely to be as a result of Vista. Try

Re: Windows Vista

2007-04-23 Thread Scott Fordin
Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote: Mariana Silva wrote: Hello I am trying to install cygwin/X in Windows Vista and I get a message saying that the installation could not be completed. Is there a new version of cygwin/X for this operational system? No. The error you got is unlikely

Re: Windows Vista

2007-04-23 Thread Brian Dessent
Scott Fordin wrote: No. The error you got is unlikely to be as a result of Vista. Try a different mirror. Also make sure that you run the Cygwin setup as Administrator. This doesn't just mean that your user account has Administrator rights; you have to right-click the Cygwin setup.exe

Issues with Windows Vista and X server

2007-01-23 Thread Kraft, Rainer
I'm trying to use Cygwin and especially the X server on Windows Vista. I ran into the same problems everyone did with sh.exe stalling and so on. Forcing it to an invalid keyboard rule (Start X with -xbkrules WinVista) fixed this issue for me. But after I installed the cygwin.dll version 1.5.23-2

RE: Cygwin's RUN command and Windows Vista Beta 2

2006-06-07 Thread Chuck McDevitt
-Original Message- On Tue, Jun 06, 2006 at 08:22:02PM -0400, Chuck McDevitt wrote: The RUN commands that comes with Cygwin-X (\cygwin\usr\X11R6\bin\run.exe) has a problem on Windows Vista Beta 2. When I tried running Xwin.exe and ssh.exe using that RUN command on Vista

Re: Cygwin's RUN command and Windows Vista Beta 2

2006-06-07 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Chuck McDevitt wrote: -Original Message- On Tue, Jun 06, 2006 at 08:22:02PM -0400, Chuck McDevitt wrote: The RUN commands that comes with Cygwin-X (\cygwin\usr\X11R6\bin\run.exe) has a problem on Windows Vista Beta 2. When I tried running Xwin.exe and ssh.exe using that RUN command

Re: Cygwin's RUN command and Windows Vista Beta 2

2006-06-07 Thread Bobby McNulty
Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote: Chuck McDevitt wrote: -Original Message- On Tue, Jun 06, 2006 at 08:22:02PM -0400, Chuck McDevitt wrote: The RUN commands that comes with Cygwin-X (\cygwin\usr\X11R6\bin\run.exe) has a problem on Windows Vista Beta 2. When I tried running Xwin.exe

Cygwin's RUN command and Windows Vista Beta 2

2006-06-06 Thread Chuck McDevitt
The RUN commands that comes with Cygwin-X (\cygwin\usr\X11R6\bin\run.exe) has a problem on Windows Vista Beta 2. When I tried running Xwin.exe and ssh.exe using that RUN command on Vista, it caused a blue-screen crash of the OS. Changing my scripts to use the Windows command-shell START Command

Re: Cygwin's RUN command and Windows Vista Beta 2

2006-06-06 Thread Christopher Faylor
On Tue, Jun 06, 2006 at 08:22:02PM -0400, Chuck McDevitt wrote: The RUN commands that comes with Cygwin-X (\cygwin\usr\X11R6\bin\run.exe) has a problem on Windows Vista Beta 2. When I tried running Xwin.exe and ssh.exe using that RUN command on Vista, it caused a blue-screen crash of the OS