Web lists-archives.com

Re: can't run cygwin emacs or XWin Server




Hi Marco okay my mistake sorry I made a mistake. I've re-posted to the list.

Best regards and thanks for your help
Mike

On 25/12/2016 16:29, Marco Atzeri wrote:
Reply in the mailing list please.

On 25/12/2016 17:00, mike wrote:
On 25/12/2016 15:13, Marco Atzeri wrote:
On 25/12/2016 13:55, mike wrote:
I run 32 bit cygwin on a 64 bit machine running Windows 7.

I used to get an XWin Server terminal running bash at startup (logging
into Windows) from which I could run the emacs packaged in cygwin.
After a round of updates I don't get the terminal window at startup and if I try to manually launch it it fails to launch and AFAICT if I try to run emacs from a command prompt I get the native version of emacs that I
also have installed and not the cygwin one.  The shortcut for XWin
Server is

C:\cygwin\bin\run.exe /usr/bin/bash.exe -l -c /usr/bin/startxwin.exe

Question:
Is the Xserver running and you just don't have the Xterm automatically
run ?
I actually don't know how to do that.  Can you tell me please? (I'm not
really a Windows person at all more Linux ...)


Are the icon of X or XDG visible on the toolbar
as in the attached picture ?



--
Problem reports:       http://cygwin.com/problems.html
FAQ:                   http://cygwin.com/faq/
Documentation:         http://cygwin.com/docs.html
Unsubscribe info:      http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple