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Re: 1.5.4-1: Problem with XEmacs, fonts, and subprocesses.
Igor Pechtchanski <email@example.com> writes:
>> If you're _really_ obsessive (like me :-( about launching from an
>> icon, compile the following and point the icon at it.
>> Hope this helps,
>> [code snipped]
>> if (CreateProcess (NULL, "c:\\cygwin\\bin\\bash -c \"/usr/local/bin/i686-pc-cygwin/xemacs -f gnuserv-start\"", &sec_attrs, NULL, TRUE, 0,
>> NULL, NULL, &start, &child))
> Ouch! Why not simply point the shortcut at 'c:\cygwin\bin\bash --login -c
> "/usr/local/bin/i686-pc-cygwin/xemacs -f gnuserv-start"'?
Because that produces an unsightly command window as well as the
desired xemacs window. That's what all the WinMain etc. stuff is
there to defeat.
Henry S. Thompson, HCRC Language Technology Group, University of Edinburgh
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