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Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: run-1.1.11-1

On Aug 14 17:39, Ken Brown wrote:
> On 8/14/2009 2:48 PM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>> On Aug 14 20:41, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>>> On Aug 14 14:16, Charles Wilson wrote:
>>>> Charles Wilson wrote:
>>>> Corinna, can you give this a try? (I'm happy to send you a compiled
>>>> version of the modified run.exe if that helps).
>>> I just built it myself, and this looks pretty good.  I can start xterm
>>> and urxvt-X wjust fine without a flickering cmd window.
>>> However, what does NOT work anymore is to start the X server.  I had
>>> to start it manually for testing xterm/urxvt.
>>> Given that the X server shortcut is just a `run /usr/bin/startxwin.bat',
>>> is it possible that the new incarnation doesn't start cmd correctly?
>> I built with -DDEBUG and it appears that startxwin.bat runs fine,
>> but the "run within run" inside of startxwin.bat
>>   %RUN% XWin -multiwindow -clipboard -silent-dup-error
>> fails silently.
> I can confirm that the shortcut to start the X server doesn't work on my  
> XP system with the patched run.  But my shortcut for starting emacs  
> (, which has a very  
> similar run within run, works fine.

Apparently `run XWin' doesn't work at all anymore, everything else seems
to work fine.  A shortcut starting XWin directly w/o run works fine as
well.  Is XWin allergic against the pipe redirection, maybe?


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Project Co-Leader          cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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