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Starting XWin problems

Trying to run XWin, get this in the log:


Welcome to the XWin X Server
Vendor: The Cygwin/X Project


XWin was started with the following command line:

X :0 -multiwindow -clipboard 

ddxProcessArgument - Initializing default screens
winInitializeDefaultScreens - w 1280 h 1024
winInitializeDefaultScreens - Returning
(II) XF86Config is not supported
(II) See for
more information
(==) FontPath set to
winAdjustVideoModeShadowGDI - Using Windows display
depth of 32 bits per pixel
winAllocateFBShadowGDI - Creating DIB with width: 1280
height: 1024 depth: 32
winInitVisualsShadowGDI - Masks 00ff0000 0000ff00
000000ff BPRGB 8 d 24 bpp 32
null screen fn ReparentWindow
null screen fn RestackWindow
InitQueue - Calling pthread_mutex_init
InitQueue - pthread_mutex_init returned
InitQueue - Calling pthread_cond_init
InitQueue - pthread_cond_init returned
winInitMultiWindowWM - Hello
winMultiWindowXMsgProc - Hello
winInitMultiWindowWM - Calling pthread_mutex_lock ()
winMultiWindowXMsgProc - Calling pthread_mutex_lock ()
MIT-SHM extension disabled due to lack of kernel
XFree86-Bigfont extension local-client optimization
disabled due to lack of shared memory support in the
(--) Setting autorepeat to delay=500, rate=31
(--) winConfigKeyboard - Layout: "00000809" (00000809)

(--) Using preset keyboard for "English (United
Kingdom)" (809), type "4"


The last line I see in the command prompt is:

"Rules = "xorg" Model = "pc105" Layout = "gb" Variant
= "(null)" Options = "(null)""

The FAQ says this could be a Zone Alarm problem, but I
don't use this.

I can't see an X session, and have to crash cygwin to
get out of it.  Do you have any ideas?

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