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Re: TeXmacs 1.99.9-1 closes abruptly while mousing over menu
- From: marco atzeri <marco dot atzeri at gmail dot com>
- To: The Cygwin Mailing List <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Wed, 7 Aug 2019 18:28:51 +0200
- Subject: Re: TeXmacs 1.99.9-1 closes abruptly while mousing over menu
- References: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
On Mon, Aug 5, 2019 at 2:49 AM Ken <email@example.com> wrote:
> I am writing to report two issues with the version of TeXmacs included
> in the latest cygwin repos.
> Host OS: Windows 7 Pro and Windows 10 Pro ( two different systems and
> $ cygcheck -c TeXmacs
> Cygwin Package Information
> Package Version Status
> TeXmacs 1.99.9-1 OK
> $ uname -a
> CYGWIN_NT-6.1 Win7i701 3.0.7(0.338/5/3) 2019-04-30 18:08 x86_64 Cygwin
> $ uname -a
> CYGWIN_NT-10.0 Win10i702 3.0.7(0.338/5/3) 2019-04-30 18:08 x86_64 Cygwin
> Issue #1:
> This issue occurs while navigating the GUI, so please bear with me while
> I attempt to put it into words ...
> - Launch TeXmacs:
> $ texmacs
> TeXmacs] With linked TrueType support
> (GUI spawns)
> - Click on Help from the menu bar
> - Select the 'About' sub-menu item
> - Mouse over the sub-menu and then drift off into the body of the edit
> window (the menu remains displayed at this point)
> - Now mouse up to anywhere on the top menu bar (no need to click anything)
> The GUI then closes prematurely and the following is displayed:
> texmacs: Fatal IO error 113 (Software caused connection abort)
> on X server :0.0.
> - This actually occurs when the above action is repeated when any
> sub-menu item is selected and then mousing off and onto the menu bar.
> Issue #2:
> - Upon a fresh installation of cygwin, 'cygcheck -c texmacs' lists the
> TeXmacs package status as 'Incomplete'.
> - I tracked this down to a missing file:
> That file gets removed during the texmacs postinstall.sh:
> $ cat /etc/postinstall/TeXmacs.sh.done
> rm -f /usr/share/icons/gnome/icon-theme.cache
> - Creating that file (touch /usr/share/icons/gnome/icon-theme.cache)
> resolves the cygcheck 'Incomplete' status and shows 'OK' (as shown above).
> Are these known issues for which there are fixes?
> Thank you for all of your hard and dedicated work on Cygwin!
> Best regards,
Unfortunately, due to bike accident, I can not really work on it short
term, as any typing take for ever.
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