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: xmkmf creates wrong MANPATH entry in Makefiles

2008-11-23 Thread Dr. Volker Zell
Yaakov writes: Dr. Volker Zell wrote: When generating Makefiles with latest xmkmf the resulting Makefiles have some bogus entries. Fixed in xorg-cf-files-1.0.2-7. But I'm curious, what are you building that still uses imake so extensively? I had a couple of old x11

Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: xorg-cf-files-1.0.2-7

2008-11-23 Thread Dr. Volker Zell
Yaakov writes: The following packages have been updated in the Cygwin net distribution: *** xorg-cf-files-1.0.2-7 This release fixes the definitions of MANPATH, FONTDIR, and ENCODINGSDIR. Actually only FONTDIR and ENCODINGSDIR.are fixed. The line with MANPATH comes from

pmconfig from proxymngr-1.0.1-1 references to deprecated /usr/X11R6 hirarchy

2008-11-23 Thread Dr. Volker Zell
Hi See subject: 09:40 PM [531] cat /usr/lib/X11/proxymngr/pmconfig | grep /X11 lbx managed /usr/X11R6/bin/lbxproxy Ciao Volker -- Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html Documentation:

Re: GLX on XWin (was Re: X server 1.5.3-2 candidate)

2008-11-23 Thread Jon TURNEY
Yaakov (Cygwin Ports) wrote: On Thu, Nov 13, 2008 at 07:12:42PM -0600, Yaakov (Cygwin Ports) wrote: Unfortunately I don't have a linux box to experiment with... :-( There's always http://www.virtualbox.org/ if you want to get a virtual linux system. Thanks! I setup up VirtualBox, installed

Re: X server 1.5.3-2 candidate

2008-11-23 Thread Jon TURNEY
Yaakov (Cygwin Ports) wrote: Of course, we only have the choice of the latter, but if swrast_dri.so is missing, the GLX (and SGI-GLX) extension is disabled. So I prepared mesa-7.2-2 and tried building that module, but after fixing up the build system, I found that it wasn't so simple. The

PATCH: Fix Numlock/Capslock synchronization

2008-11-23 Thread Jon TURNEY
xorg-server-1.5.3-3 temporary disabled the NumLock/CapsLock synchronization between X and windows as it was badly broken. (In 1.5.3-2, if NumLock or Capslock was on, it would toggle everytime an X window gained focus) This patch repairs that synchronization, so the X server's idea about these

Re: pmconfig from proxymngr-1.0.1-1 references to deprecated /usr/X11R6 hirarchy

2008-11-23 Thread Yaakov (Cygwin Ports)
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 Dr. Volker Zell wrote: 09:40 PM [531] cat /usr/lib/X11/proxymngr/pmconfig | grep /X11 lbx managed /usr/X11R6/bin/lbxproxy lbxproxy is obsolete and long gone, so this is harmless. Yaakov Cygwin/X -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG

Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: xorg-cf-files-1.0.2-7

2008-11-23 Thread Yaakov (Cygwin Ports)
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 Dr. Volker Zell wrote: Actually only FONTDIR and ENCODINGSDIR are fixed. My true feelings about imake are simply not printable. What other package this size would take 8 releases to (maybe) get right? At least cygport takes care of /usr/man -

Re: Xinerama

2008-11-23 Thread Jon TURNEY
Yaakov (Cygwin Ports) wrote: Looking further into Xinerama, I think I brushed it off too early. It is *very* widely supported[1], and while XRandR is supposed to replace it, actual implementation and usage may be some time off. I also think that there may be some potential flaws in windowed

[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: {aalib/libaa1/aalib-devel}-1.4rc5-3: An ascii art library

2008-11-23 Thread Dr. Volker Zell
Hi New versions of 'aalib/libaa1/aalib-devel' have been uploaded to a server near you. Cygwin NEWS: o Recompiled against latest X11R7.4 DESCRIPTION: AA-lib is a low level gfx library just as many other libraries are. The main difference is that AA-lib does not

Re: X server 1.5.3-2 candidate

2008-11-23 Thread Yaakov (Cygwin Ports)
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 Jon TURNEY wrote: After doing some tracing into the server, and looking at the difference between the successful and failing remote cases, it seems that we really do have a direct context in the success case, whereas in the failure case we have

Re: Cygwin X-Win scripting help

2008-11-23 Thread tbishop
Jon, Of course I did that :) :) :) It doesn't work and I am lost, that's all the opening of several windows at least they pop up confuses me until there is only one.. and it's like an empty Cygwin window... and the X session is dead,, who knows like we haven't heard Vista is full of bugs :( :(

RE: where is /usr/X11R6/lib/libGLw.a on cygwin?

2008-11-23 Thread Phan, Linh H
Hi Marco, I went to setup-1.7.exe to get the libGLw-devel. setup put libGLw.dll in /usr/lib/libGLw.dll.a but it also put all these files: XWin.exe cygSM-6.dll cygXaw3d-7.dllcygXi-6.dll cygXrender-1.dll cygGL-1.dll cygUil-2.dll cygXcursor-1.dll cygXm-2.dll cygXt-6.dll

Re: where is /usr/X11R6/lib/libGLw.a on cygwin?

2008-11-23 Thread Yaakov (Cygwin Ports)
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 Phan, Linh H wrote: I went to setup-1.7.exe to get the libGLw-devel. setup put libGLw.dll in /usr/lib/libGLw.dll.a but it also put all these files: in /usr/bin and removed it from my /usr/X11R6/bin. It also removed alot of other files from