how do I get help if I can't figure out how to do anything?

2009-12-04 Thread Wendel Dean Renner
Do you have a list of consultants? And it is not like I am ignorant of computers. I write c++ code. Without help, who is going to be able to use anything provided? Have managed to compile and link a Open GL, X/Motif program (using lesstif) and get Error: Can't open display. Need to be

Re: how do I get help if I can't figure out how to do anything?

2009-12-04 Thread Michael Breuer
Have you looked at the troubleshooting documentation? You know you can run with verbose and log options. My guess is that the reason the display can't be opened is made reasonable clear in your log file(s). I'm also going to hazard a guess that your xserver doesn't have opengl support. Wendel

Re: how do I get help if I can't figure out how to do anything?

2009-12-04 Thread Christopher Faylor
On Fri, Dec 04, 2009 at 09:44:34AM -0500, Wendel Dean Renner wrote: Do you have a list of consultants? And it is not like I am ignorant of computers. I write c++ code. Without help, who is going to be able to use anything provided? What is a consultant? Are you actualy saying that you will be

Re: how do I get help if I can't figure out how to do anything?

2009-12-04 Thread Gene C. Ruzicka
Wendel Dean Renner wrote: Do you have a list of consultants? And it is not like I am ignorant of computers. I write c++ code. Without help, who is going to be able to use anything provided? Have managed to compile and link a Open GL, X/Motif program (using lesstif) and get Error: Can't

Re: how do I get help if I can't figure out how to do anything?

2009-12-04 Thread Scott Fordin
Have you tried starting the Cygwin X Server with the -ac option to disable access control? Scott Gene C. Ruzicka wrote: Wendel Dean Renner wrote: Do you have a list of consultants? And it is not like I am ignorant of computers. I write c++ code. Without help, who is going to be able to use