Re: Consensus about man and doc X11 directory structure

2005-10-12 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Gary R. Van Sickle wrote: [snip] 1) How many of our BDs actually work for Red Hat anymore? 1 (one) Harold also stated: Look, it has been made quite clear to us on several occasions that Red Hat doesn't pay for anyone in their company to do development on Cygwin[...] Is this correct?

Re: Consensus about man and doc X11 directory structure

2005-10-12 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Christopher Faylor wrote: On Wed, Oct 12, 2005 at 03:08:50PM -0400, Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote: Gary R. Van Sickle wrote: [snip] 1) How many of our BDs actually work for Red Hat anymore? 1 (one) Harold also stated: Look, it has been made quite clear to us on several occasions that Red

Re: XWin hangs on opening xterms, correspondence with setup hangs ??

2005-10-12 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Norbert Harendt wrote: Larry Hall (Cygwin X reply-to-list-only-lh-x at cygwin.com writes: On 10/11/2005, Norbert Harendt wrote: OK. What i can see, is that calling or running the shell causes the problems in my case. XWin is coming up and running fine, i get the logon screen of the remote

Re: Auto hidden taskbar stays hidden

2005-11-05 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Thomas Gilgin wrote: Hi list, I use an auto hiding taskbar. If an application, e.g. xterm or a native windows application is maximized, the task bar does not appear if the mouse pointer is moved to the border of the desktop. If no window is maximized, it works as expected. Is this a bug or my

Re: CygwinX

2005-11-17 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
hate me wrote: Hi there, from the last two days I have been traying to do download X-cygwin/X and I have been unsucefully. opened the X terminal and it says: A fatal error has occurred and Cygwin/X will now exit. Please open /tmp/XWin.log for more information. Vendor: The cygwin/project

Re: No absolute path for shell: error

2005-11-30 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
On 11/30/2005, Douglas Spearot wrote: Thank you for the response Thomas. I downloaded the source from the website that you listed below. When I try to run the 'configure' file that you created to build XTERM, I get a number of error messages (all of which say the same thing): The procedure

Re: Can anyone help with this XWin.log error?

2005-12-26 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Alan Guedeney wrote: I tried to Google this with no luck! Any help appreciated ... VNC Server is running, but not in use. XWin.log == Welcome to the XWin X Server Vendor: The Cygwin/X Project Release: 6.8.2.0-4 Contact: cygwin-xfree@cygwin.com XWin was started with the following command

Re: Why gnome-session is not found in a full-installation of cygwin?

2006-02-07 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Yu Lianqing wrote: Hi, folks, I successfully download and install cgywin on my windows xp profesional system. I choose to install everything (at select packages page, I choose All, Install). I prefer GNOME as the window manager but gnome-session is missing, this is weird as I've

Re: CygWin fatal error...

2006-02-14 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi. I'm new to all this about Cygwin. I'couldn't find any page concerning this issue. It isn't even about a product of yours. It happens i been tring to use the Axiomatic Multi-platform C Compiler from AxiomSol, it uses the Cygwin basement on the Windows version. I

Re: cygXdmcp-6.dll not found when starting Xwin.exe

2006-02-24 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Srinivasan N wrote: Sorry, i am a newbie to cygwin, but i get this error when i try to start X-server on cygwin. I have installed all packages in the X11 section. Any help would be great. http://cygwin.com/cgi-bin2/package-grep.cgi?grep=cygXdmcp-6.dll So is the package found by the above

Re: Problem with running application over SSH tunnel?

2006-03-02 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Michael J. Wheeler wrote: Hello all, I'm having a bit of a strange problem, maybe somebody can help me out... I am running the latest updated cygwin on my windows XP SP2 desktop machine. I'm ssh'ing (ssh -X or ssh -Y) into our AIX 5.1 box. I'm trying to run the eclipse IDE. The application

Re: Problem Starting X-Windows -- Problem solved?

2006-03-06 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
On 03/06/2006, Bill Page wrote: I have also seen the same Cygwin/startx problem that Dean C. Tsai reported on 15 Feb 2006, and I have found the same workaround, killing the sh.exe process that's hogging the CPU. I don't know what's causing it, either. I tried the latest suggestion, renaming

Re: How to run _X_ Session from RH8 via ssh -X?

2006-03-18 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Brett Serkez wrote: But now I just realized the obvious: Only X GUIS work and not windows. Is this correct? Yes! I assume I can tunnel rdesktop the same way I tunnel vnc? I guess I'll try tunneling both vnc and rdesktop next. I've heard this works, but have not tried personally. If you

Re: How to run VNC thru ssh (openssh question)

2006-03-20 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Siegfried Heintze wrote: I used to use the following all the time to access my Windows machine remotely: ssh -f -L 5901:localhost:5900 -N -C -o Compression=yes -o CompressionLevel=9 machine name or ip vncviewer YMMV. Obviously, you need to make sure that the port ssh is using is open

Re: Newbie help

2006-04-03 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
John Rehill wrote: John Rehill wrote: Total newbie here in relation to not only cygwin cygwin/X but also to UNIX... I'm a total windows slave. Anyway I've been given the delightful task of trying to configure cygwin and cygwin/X server for use on our systems. But I've run into a wall.

Re: Facing problem with bit fields, when compiling with GCC.

2006-04-05 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Devendra Mulakkayala wrote: Hello, ISSUE: Facing problem with bit fields, when i am compiling my code with GCC. It was previously compiled with diab compiler and was working fine. In our code Union definition is as follows..., union { unsigned_8 indicator; struct { unsigned_8

Re: SSH X11 forwarding issues

2006-04-08 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Brett Serkez wrote: ZoneAlarm, but I have the remote PC in my trusted list. Plus, both Cygwin/X/putty and X-Win32/StarnetSSH work fine, so this seems to be a Cygwin issue... The only way I've been able to use either the -X or -Y switches is to uninstall ZoneAlarm, shutting it down is

Re: SSH X11 forwarding issues

2006-04-08 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Brett Serkez wrote: Still sounds like a ZoneAlarm issue. It's worth another look. There was a time when this worked with ZoneAlarm, from the best I can recall, it was after a Cygwin update that it broke. My older system that I mentioned, is running almost the lastest ZA with an older Cygwin

Re: SSH X11 forwarding issues (with verbose data)

2006-04-09 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
On 04/09/2006, Philip H. Schlesinger wrote: Somebody else posted that ZoneAlarm jumps in the way of Cygwin's OpenSSH - even if ZoneAlarm is shut down, but I have a hard time believing that's the issue... Well, you could help convince yourself one way or the other by uninstalling ZoneAlarm

Re: Default directory is C:\PROGRA~1\RATIONAL\RATION~1\NUTCROOT\mksnt\?

2006-04-24 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Schlesinger, Philip wrote: Hi all. I just downloaded and installed Cygwin onto a Windows 2000 Server computer. I chose to do All: Install. After all was said and done, I started the Xserver, then ran Xterm via the Start Menu (as it didn't pop up on its own). I got a Xterm window for about 30

Re: Default directory is C:\PROGRA~1\RATIONAL\RATION~1\NUTCROOT\mksnt\?

2006-04-25 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
On 04/25/2006, Charles Wilson wrote: Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote: Without the benefit of all the info that http://cygwin.com/problems.html recommends, I can hazard a guess that you have a copy of the MKS tools installed. These tools will conflict with the like named tools in Cygwin. Your

Re: Help please !!!

2006-05-15 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Oleg Moshinpo wrote: Please help ! Cygwin gives me an error ! About this I send you files : Screenshot of error Error message from tmp dir Error from the log: Fatal server error: could not open default font 'fixed' From the FAQ:

Re: Can't run graphical aplications

2006-05-19 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
João Esteves wrote: Meanwhile I found that starting X with startxwin.sh sets the display correctly and opens a X console. xpdf, xmgrace, etc... work nicelly now. Must I start an X session this way? You must start the X server if you plan to use X applications. You can choose to start the

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: UK keyboard layout

2006-06-17 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Phil Reynolds wrote: On Sat, Jun 17, 2006 at 11:38:15AM +0100, Phil Reynolds wrote: I am trying to get Cygwin/X to support the UK keyboard layout, but cannot work out what it is I need to do. The XWin.log shows the following lines: (--) winConfigKeyboard - Layout: 0809 (0809) (--)

Re: XWin 100% CPU usage (Remote Desktop)

2006-06-22 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
David Balazic wrote: More info. Maybe it is related to the trayicon. What happened : - XWin.exe using 100% CPU (those are 2 CPUs, both used to max) - I close a window or two in the X session - I notice there are two X icons in systray - I move the mouse over them, one disappears (this is

Re: XWin 100% CPU usage (Remote Desktop)

2006-06-22 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
David Balazic wrote: Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote : Did you try a recent snapshot? http://cygwin.com/snapshots/ Of cygwin1.dll ? Yes. Well, the answer is : no ;-) Oh. Can I just replace the file ? Yes, using Windows tools if you stop all Cygwin processes. Back-up your current one

Re: can't open fontforge--get error cygxml2-2.dll not found

2006-06-27 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
naomi gill wrote: I downloaded Cygwin and got it to work. Then I downloaded FontForge to run on Cygwin. All well and good until I tried to open FontForge. Then I got an error message saying that cygxml2-2.dll could not be found. From what I was able to gather from the Cygwin site, the above

Re: can't open fontforge--get error cygxml2-2.dll not found

2006-06-28 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Top-post reformatted. From: Larry Hall (Cygwin X) reply-to-list-only-lh-x splat cygwin spot com Reply-To: cygwin-xfree splat cygwin spot com To: cygwin-xfree splat cygwin spot com Don't feed spammers. http://cygwin.com/acronyms/#PCYMTNQREAIYR Subject: Re: can't open fontforge--get error

Re: can't open fontforge--get error cygxml2-2.dll not found

2006-06-29 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Christopher Faylor wrote: On Thu, Jun 29, 2006 at 07:52:41PM +, naomi gill wrote: Well, thanks all anyway. Turns out it actually was a Cygwin problem. I did a lot of digging and found out that the libxml2 package has somehow managed to escape installation. I installed the missing component

Re: Cygwin/X does not start after updating Cygwin1.dll to 1.5.20-1

2006-07-05 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Charli Li wrote: -Original Message- From: cgf Sent: Wednesday, July 05, 2006 1:38 PM To: Cygwin/X Mailing List Subject: Re: Cygwin/X does not start after updating Cygwin1.dll to 1.5.20-1 On Wed, Jul 05, 2006 at 01:30:50PM -0400, Charli Li wrote: Reformatted. -Original

Re: Cygwin/X does not start after updating Cygwin1.dll to 1.5.20-1

2006-07-06 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Charli Li wrote: Searching Local Harddrives (C:;D:)... Cygwin1.dll found in D:\XX\cygwin\bin Cygwin1.dll found in D:\XX\cygwin\usr\X11R6\bin Select an item to view its description. Both of these dirs are in $PATH. So, here we are at the xterm: ([EMAIL PROTECTED])[27] ~ $

Re: unixkill crashes under cygwin-1.5.20-1 (and cygwin1dll-20060707)

2006-07-10 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Lester Ingber wrote: Re: 6.8.99.901-1 I understand that, according to the docs, even under Curr, sometimes an experimental version of a package can be seen when toggling. This seems to be case for 6.8.99.901-1 for the xorg-x11 series. However, under Curr, I cannot toggle all of the xorg-x11

Re: Getting an older version of cygwin

2006-07-18 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Paul Wang wrote: Christopher, How do I obtain an older version of cygwin? I want to get cygwin-1.5.18 This isn't a personal email list. If you want to address someone specifically, you should probably contact them off-list or at least narrow down which of multiple Christophers you're

Re: Problem with starting X server (alternate solution)

2006-07-25 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Steve Freeland wrote: Apologies for not attaching this to the correct thread; I'm not subscribed to the list and don't really know how I should go about that. But anyways. Regarding the Could not open default font 'fixed' message: Stephen A. Goulet mentioned that he was able to fix the

Re: XWindows version of Java?

2006-07-27 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
siegfried wrote: I notice the cygwin version of emacs runs in XWindows and is one of the few XWindows programs I run frequently on windows. I assume (I have not tried it yet) I can run the cygwin version of emacs on my home windows machine from a remote machine with the xhost and ssh -X

Re: startx does nothing

2006-08-02 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
subhra datta wrote: I just installed cygwin with all x11 packages installed. When I open the bash shell and run startx it does nothing - it exits silently without error messages at all. I downloaded cygwin setup to drive E and ran it with the default suggestions except for selecting x11 of

Re: xserver

2006-08-02 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Nicola Ritter wrote: Hi I just installed the latest version of cygwin, including all the X11 stuff on a new machine. But unlike last time, an XServer did not install on my desktop and I cannot find it anywhere in the cygwin directories. What did I miss, or where is it? If you need help,

Re: Obvious Question Probably

2006-08-07 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Rich Mayo wrote: I made sure that xwin.exe is run with the -clipboard option (it always was), and I enabled -emulate3button, but what do I type to cut, copy, or paste to/from xterm? There's got to be any easy way to do this, I just can't find it. Copy with the left button, paste with the

Re: Mrxvt requires the X Window System libraries and headers.

2006-08-13 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
bin wang wrote: Hi I try to install mrxvt from source code into cygwin. When I ./configure, I have the following errors in the config.log. configure:3653: gcc -c -g -O2 conftest.c 5 conftest.c:2: error: parse error before me configure:3659: $? = 1 configure: failed program was: | #ifndef

Re: TCP/IP Security Limits - WinXP and XWIN.exe

2006-08-15 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Mark Edwards wrote: On 8/16/06, René Berber [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Mark Edwards wrote: On 8/16/06, René Berber wrote: [snip] netstat -nb (and a lot of patience) or netstat -anb (which of course will take a long time). Thanks for the comments René, however my point was that it is

Re: Mrxvt requires the X Window System libraries and headers.

2006-08-15 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
http://cygwin.com/acronyms/#TOFU. Reformatted. bin wang wrote: From: Larry Hall (Cygwin X) reply-to-list-only-lh-x at cygwin dot com Reply-To: cygwin-xfree at cygwin dot com To: cygwin-xfree at cygwin dot com ^ http

Re: Remonte seesion with HP-UX CDE II

2006-08-24 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Ales Kacor wrote: Hi everyone, I have following problem after executing command: XWin -clipboard -query %REMONTE_HOST% The session starts. You can see a black window with a sandglass. After 2 seconds everything disappear and the process is repeating until you kill it. The XWin.log is

Re: slow paints despite fast hardware

2006-08-26 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Phlip wrote: CygWinners: I have either Ubuntu or Mandriva on an old Dell Latitude. Alone, it's perfectly fast. Some programs are faster than on my modern clone running WinXP. Big surprise there. However, when I run the latest CygWin XFree on WinXP, and connect directly to this notebook with

Re: slow paints despite fast hardware

2006-08-26 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Phlip wrote: Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote: In all seriousness, if you really think that your question could be a FAQ, why wouldn't you start with the Cygwin-X FAQ? For example, the answer to your problem may come from the following entry: Thanks for the derision and RTFM. I already stated I

Re: slow paints despite fast hardware

2006-08-26 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Phlip wrote: Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote: Again, why should Linux-Win32 be slow when Linux-cloud-Linux is so fast? I don't know what you mean by Linux-Win32 but Windows is not Linux and neither is Cygwin. I'm having trouble feeling motivated to continue reading your posts after

Re: slow paints despite fast hardware

2006-08-26 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Phlip wrote: Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote: I apologize to others on the list for extending this thread and adding to the volume in your mail boxes. It was clearly unnecessary. Don't forget apologizing for leaving a dead trail in the archives... Actually, I've done all the apologizing I

Re: listen() failed

2006-08-29 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Woogon Chung wrote: Dear all, How do I resolve the following problem? I cannot start X Server. I noticed that an exact question rose about 2 years ago. Can anyone show us any hint to open my X Server for Cygwin? Thanks. Woogon --- Welcome to the XWin X

Re: Sylpheed Claws after update broken

2006-08-30 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Dirk Schleicher wrote: Hallo there, I made a update today and now I am not able to start SC. GV and other X programs working. I try sylpheed-claws --debug but nothing. What can I do. Where can I look. sylpheed-claws is not a package that is part of the Cygwin distribution. As a result, it's

Re: could not open default font 'fixed'

2006-09-06 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Andrew MacDonald wrote: Hey, I'm sure you've all see this one posted on here before, but something has to be different because none of the solutions that I have found worked for me. I've checked mount points ensuring directories existed. I've re-installed font packages. I tried re-running

Re: cannot open display

2006-09-09 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Ogogon !!! wrote: Good afternoon, colleagues! I have established CygWin to compile under Windows the program developed in gcc. At compilation of console applications - all OK. All applications, even rather complex, are started and work without remarks. However, any attempt to create the

Re: XWIn.exe , compile

2006-09-13 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Iztok wrote: Hi; I would like to re-compile the XWin.exe in order to make some changes for multi_window mode; but I have a lot of troubles compiling the x-stuff; Could you tell me, where I could find the compile-process description ? Did you look at the FAQ?

Re: stock error

2006-09-17 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
81302901 wrote: Hi, I'm tryin to install cygwin/X on WindowsXP. When I run startxwin.bat, I get error messages and Xwin doesn't start. Thanks for your help. Maryam In error massage box has been written: A fatal error has occurred and Cygwin/X will now exit. Please open /tmp/Xwin.log for more

Re: Cygwin/X

2006-09-18 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Salvador Fernández wrote: A fatal error has ocurred and Cygwin/X will now exit. Please Help me. Sure thing. Please read and follow the problem reporting guidelines found here: Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html -- Larry Hall

Re: fontconfig imagemagick

2006-09-19 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Wynfield Henman wrote: While building ImageMagick ImageMagick-6.2.9, I found out the the currently distributed cygwin fontconfig version to be too old (version 2.2 or so). and two years of developed have resulted in a (as of now) fontconfig-2.4.1. I found that this also builds well in the

Re: WinXP Taskbar Overlaps Maximized xterm

2006-09-27 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Tim Daneliuk wrote: I have DAGS and looked at the cygwin FAQ but cannot seem to find this problem addressed, so ... When I maximize an xterm on my WinXP workstation, it gets sized so that the Windows taskbar slighty overlaps the bottom of the xterm window. This makes it very difficult to read

Re: WinXP Taskbar Overlaps Maximized xterm

2006-09-27 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Tim Daneliuk wrote: Tim Daneliuk wrote: Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote: Tim Daneliuk wrote: I have DAGS and looked at the cygwin FAQ but cannot seem to find this problem addressed, so ... When I maximize an xterm on my WinXP workstation, it gets sized so that the Windows taskbar slighty

Re: XF86Config file

2006-09-27 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Stecher, Fred wrote: On CYGWIN is there a config file equivalent to XF86Config? How about '/etc/X11/xorg.conf'? -- Larry Hall http://www.rfk.com RFK Partners, Inc. (508) 893-9779 - RFK Office 216 Dalton Rd. (508)

Re: WinXP Taskbar Overlaps Maximized xterm

2006-09-27 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Thomas Dickey wrote: On Wed, 27 Sep 2006, Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote: There's a similar issue with KDE and xterm on RHEL 3. So it could also be is doesn't appear to be the right tense, since RHEL 3 was released a few years ago and is not the current version. iirc, cygwin's still

Re: XWin

2006-09-28 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Alan James Caruana wrote: Hi, I have thoroughly searched through the FAQ and could not find any solution to my problem. First, can XWin run directly in Windows (not through Cygxwin) ? If it can, obviously it would have to be compiled again. That's Xming. Different project. See

Re: New Bash Release Broken?

2006-09-28 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Tim Daneliuk wrote: It is my habit to update the entire cygwin installation at least once a week. Earlier today, I updated and got the new version of bash, 3.1.17(8). It appears broken. The .profile I have happily used for years gives it fits (the same .profile works fine if I invoke ksh

Re: GNOME Please Help

2006-10-06 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
John Breslin wrote: I got it from ftp://sunsite.dk via setup.exe http://cygwin.com/cgi-bin2/package-grep.cgi?grep=startgnome.bat Pointing 'setup.exe' at some 3rd party's site and installing packages from there does not mean that this list supports that package. Please take this question to

Re: Cygwin X fails to start

2006-10-12 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
On 10/12/2006, mgoh wrote: I had this problem as well. Oddly, I had a mount of /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts that was a user mount in textmode -- and I cound't use umount to remove it (it would complain about invalid path, or something). I searched the registry for the mount, but didn't find it (I

Re: ERROR: Cannot open X display

2006-11-02 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
http://cygwin.com/acronyms/#TOFU. Reformatted. Luis G. Rivera wrote: Original message Date: Tue, 31 Oct 2006 15:02:18 -0600 From: René Berber r.berber AT computer DOT org Subject: Re: ERROR: Cannot open X display To: cygwin-xfree AT cygwin DOT com

Re: update cygwin and now X wont start!

2006-11-02 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
On 11/02/2006, Rafael Tapia wrote: Today I decided to update my cygwin (probably had not done it in about 3 months) but now it just crashes on me when I try to start X. I did check out mailing list archives and google but no dice. I can't seem to get it to work again. I am trying to run

Re: Using X via ssh from one windows machine to another

2006-11-09 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Brian Keener wrote: hmm no hints - keep googling I guess. I'm sure it must be a security/config issue - xhost or xauth issue somewhere - just haven't found the magic key yet since it works from Windows to my two linux machines. Maybe wrong group - maybe should have been cygwin-apps for ssh

Re: X11 forwarding

2006-11-12 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Max Pfeiffer wrote: Dear cygwin- Team i am training to connect my linux system from my windows XP system. I do it with putty and cygwin . but if i want start my x11 server. I get allways this error message: [EMAIL PROTECTED] /etc/X11 $ startx Welcome to the XWin X Server Vendor: The

Re: sending keys to cygwin (X)

2006-11-16 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Bjoern wrote: Hello NG, I use cygwin to connect via 'X -query IP' from my ordinary PC to a Linux server. This works really fine. But on that server the vmwareplayer is running. In this vmwareplayer i have to log on a virtual Windows maschine and therefor i have to hit the CONTROL+OPTION+DELETE

Re: -silent-dup-error command line parameter not working?

2006-12-07 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
http://cygwin.com/acronyms/#TOFU. Reformatted. Randy Brown wrote: Sergei Pachkov wrote: Can you shortly describe start xserver as service? Running it as a service basically does not require starting, or attempting to start, an Xserver each time you open a window. The service runs

Re: Java SDK version available with latest version of cygwin/X?

2006-12-17 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Daniel Newhouse wrote: The title says it all. I don't want to download a new version unless I get Java 1.5 or better. There is neither a dependency of Cygwin on Java nor a Java package for Cygwin. If neither of these is what you're looking for, please clarify your inquiry. -- Larry Hall

Re: Java SDK version available with latest version of cygwin/X?

2006-12-17 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Daniel Newhouse wrote: --- Larry Hall (Cygwin X) reply-to-list-only-lh-x AT cygwin DOT com wrote: http://cygwin.com/acronyms/#PCYMTNQREAIYR. Thanks. Daniel Newhouse wrote: I can compile and run java from the command line in cygwin. I assumed that meant that cygwin must have a Java

Re: XWin.exe will not exit gracefully on Vista

2006-12-29 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Dr. Franz Fehringer wrote: did not come through last time (are there known problems with this list?)?! Actually, it came through fine: http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin-xfree/2006-12/msg00093.html If you're having trouble getting email from this list, you may want to check that things on your end

Re: 1.5.23 on vista: difficulties launching X

2007-01-09 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Dick Repasky wrote: I'm experiencing difficulty starting X on a fresh install of cygwin on a fresh install of Windows Vista. I've tried both startxwin.sh and startx. startxwin.sh always fails, and startx sometimes succeeds. A copy of cygcheck output is attached. startxwin.sh fails in

Re: 1.5.23 on vista: difficulties launching X

2007-01-10 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Dick Repasky wrote: On Tue, 9 Jan 2007, Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote: Dick Repasky wrote: I'm experiencing difficulty starting X on a fresh install of cygwin on a fresh install of Windows Vista. I've tried both startxwin.sh and startx. startxwin.sh always fails, and startx sometimes

Re: New Repositories: XWin Error!

2007-01-25 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Sante Scuro wrote: Dear Sir, most new repositories ftp/http (I did not check all of them) have a problem when you come across to start the X-Windows Server. The error and log files are attached! I tested packages for two weeks on over 5 machines getting exactly the same error. But

Re: error when starting X-Win

2007-01-30 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Gmane User wrote: Martin Bartak wrote: Hello, How to delete /tmp/.X11-unix/X0 automatically when closing X-session or, how to prevent its emergence when starting X-sesion or, how to make it re-writable by 'non-Administrator' user? I've got Cygwin 1.5.23-2 (full installation) on WinXP with two

Re: error when starting X-Win

2007-01-30 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Gmane User wrote: Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote: Gmane User wrote: Martin Bartak wrote: Hello, How to delete /tmp/.X11-unix/X0 automatically when closing X-session or, how to prevent its emergence when starting X-sesion or, how to make it re-writable by 'non-Administrator' user? I've got

Re: error when starting X-Win

2007-01-30 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Chris Sutcliffe wrote: The standard way this has been handled in the past is to set up a mount point for '/tmp/' to a unique location. In a default Windows installation, the following should work (untested): mount -b -u $TEMP /tmp This keeps things unique for each user anyway. That's

Re: XWin.exe-unable to locate component

2007-01-31 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Lisa Losito wrote: I downloaded and installed Cygwin, but when I tried to run XWin.bat from C:\cygwin\usr\X11R6\bin I get the error message 'This application has failed to start because cygwin1.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.' I tried reinstalling but I

Re: error when starting X-Win

2007-01-31 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Gmane User wrote: snip Which made me think wouldn't it be nice if mounting didn't have to be done for each user account?. I install cygwin on whatever machine (of several) that I happen to work on, so such a global fix would make life easier. And there is a solution. With a bit of refresher

Re: ssh -x

2007-02-06 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Holger Krull wrote: Marco Meoni schrieb: hi, I'm new with cygwin. I've mainly installed it to connect to a linux server running GUI applications. In fact, I've read that with X11 forwarding (ssh -X) I can run remote applications and display the GUI on my pc running cygwin. Unfortunately I get

Re: XWin 100% CPU usage (Remote Desktop)

2007-02-20 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
David Raila wrote: I worked on this for a long time since trying vista and here's my solution CYGWIN=title server itty binmode glob tty I believe that some arrangement of CYGWIN args cause troubles, but I can't verify which, and I also believe I had ntsec in there before. It would run for a

Re: Error 29 on Vista

2007-03-06 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
http://cygwin.com/acronyms/#TOFU William Bierman wrote: On 3/6/07, thebigcheeze thebigcheeze at gmail dot com wrote: ^ http://cygwin.com/acronyms/#PCYMTNQREAIYR Don't to feed the spammers. I installed Cygwin with the default

Re: Error 29 on Vista

2007-03-06 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote: Fork failures are typically caused by one of two issues: 1. Buggy firewalls, virus-scanners, spyware proggies, etc. 2. DLL address space collisions The former can be solved by uninstalling all such junkware (no, you can't generally just disable this stuff

Re: Looking for a way to start XWin -auth option without modifying startxwin.bat

2007-03-07 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Grant Mills wrote: Background: Switched from Exceed yesterday. Quickly realized that remote hosts couldn't contact local x server. xhost remote_mach solved that problem. Learned that if I shutdown the X server and restarted, xhost settings didn't persist. Spent half a day researching and

Re: XWin 100% CPU usage for Java applications on Vista

2007-03-24 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Vladimir Nicolici wrote: I wonder why RedHat doesn't include this X server instead of Cygwin/X in the cygwin distribution, especially since, according to the Cygwin/X home page, the project lost its maintainer 2 years ago. Chris has already sufficiently responded to correct your misconception

Re: Plese help me to solve my problem

2007-03-27 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
M. Tampo wrote: Dear sir Hi, I have troubled in use of Cygwin/X. When I start the Cygwin/X by using a command startx, Error comments are shown as follower, This is error message- (WW) /tmp mounted int textmode _XSERVTransmkdir: Owner of /tmp/.X11-unix should be set to

Re: error

2007-03-30 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Varga Imre wrote: Dear Cygwin, I started XWin under cygwin using startx. Then I got a fatal error Could not open font 'fixed'. Before that the following message appeared: Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/CID/, removing from list! What shall I do? Look in the FAQ

Re: Cygwin/x fails to run on WinXP

2007-04-06 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
wei wrote: snip Fatal server error: could not open default font 'fixed' winDeinitMultiWindowWM - Noting shutdown in progress Check the FAQ and the email archives. -- Larry Hall http://www.rfk.com RFK Partners, Inc. (508) 893-9779 - RFK

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 a

Re: help :- startx doesn't work on Cygwin.

2007-04-26 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Nisha wrote: Hello, I installed cygwin on my WinXP system and accoording to the further instructions given, i try to run startx. I am getting the following error. Please help. The extract of the last error is as below (I am attaching the full error with this email.) 6 [main]

Re: deleted by mistake .bashrc file in C:\cygwin\home\setup after install

2007-04-29 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
On 04/29/2007, Matt Wozniski wrote: Obviously not cygwin-specific, and I don't have a cygwin computer in front of me at the moment, so I'm not even positive that this applies on cygwin - but on most UNIX systems, you could run cp /etc/skel/.bashrc ~/.bashrc Again, I'm not positive that

Re: glXChooseVisual does not handle GLX_RGBA correctly

2007-05-14 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Geoff Levner wrote: I have an OpenGL-based application executing on a Sun, but displaying on a PC running Windows XP and an X server. The app requires a TrueColor visual, so when it calls glXChooseVisual, it passes GLX_RGBA in the attribute list. This works fine with another X server (Exceed),

Re: glXChooseVisual does not handle GLX_RGBA correctly

2007-05-16 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Geoff Levner wrote: Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote: Geoff Levner wrote: I have an OpenGL-based application executing on a Sun, but displaying on a PC running Windows XP and an X server. The app requires a TrueColor visual, so when it calls glXChooseVisual, it passes GLX_RGBA in the attribute

Re: startxwin.sh crashing on XP pro

2007-05-17 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Jim Marshall wrote: My co-worker just installed cygwin, when he tries to run startxwin.sh it crashes. A fatal error has occurred and Cygwin/X will now exit. Please open /tmp/XWin.log for more information Vendor: The Cygwin/X Project Release: 6.8.99.901-4 Contact: xxx XWin was started

Re: startxwin.sh crashing on XP pro

2007-05-18 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Jim Marshall wrote: Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote: Jim Marshall wrote: My co-worker just installed cygwin, when he tries to run startxwin.sh it crashes. A fatal error has occurred and Cygwin/X will now exit. Please open /tmp/XWin.log for more information Vendor: The Cygwin/X Project

Re: a question about setup cygwin in windows xp

2007-06-17 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
xie xie wrote: Hello, I have downloaded the setup file of cygwin from HONGKONG mirror website,I choose the reinforce way to download the file,but when I have finished setup cygwin ,the system shows that the sysytem cann't find cygwin1.dll,you should re-setup the software.but after I have done

Re: error message

2007-06-20 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The program I am trying to run is over secure ssh and requires the ability to run emacs in a separate window from the terminal. I ran it, but it was unable to generate the separate window. So I tried using the -multiwindow thing like in the user guide (which I don't

Re: Problem losing mouse pointer visibility

2007-06-22 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
On 06/22/2007, Damien Cymbal wrote: I am looking for any ideas on how to either resolve or debug this problem to the next level. I am currently using 6.8.99.901-4 of XWin, although I have had the following problem through several cygwin updates now. I am using XWin to start an XDMCP session

Re: unable to open display 6 times when I try to run any X apps from xterm

2007-06-24 Thread Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
On 06/23/2007, cygwin wrote: When I try to start any X application, from an xterm, I get the following errors. This used to always work but is broke for some reason. I would like some direction on how to troubleshoot this. I think this is some kind of program running that is getting in the way

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