lesstif problem: text boxes not taking input

Suhaib Siddiqi ssiddiqi@inspirepharm.com
Sun Nov 14 17:33:00 GMT 1999

set the XKeysymDB and XErrorDB ENV.

The XKeysymDB and XErrorDB files are in /usr/X11R6/lib/X11

For example if you have usr/X11R6 on C:\drive then in your Windows
ENV you set

SET XKeysymDB=c:\usr\X11R6\lib\X11\XKeysymDB
SET XErrorDB=c:\usr\X11R6\lib\X11\XErrorDB

Put these in autoexec.bat if you are on Win95/98.  On NT add it to
system ENV via System Control Panel.

Win95/98 will require reboot, but on NT after you set the above ENV
and pushed 'Apply" button and opening a new console Window should be


> -----Original Message-----
> From: cygwin-xfree-owner@sourceware.cygnus.com
> [ mailto:cygwin-xfree-owner@sourceware.cygnus.com]On Behalf Of C R
> Johnson
> Sent: Sunday, November 14, 1999 6:52 PM
> To: cygwin-xfree@sourceware.cygnus.com
> Subject: lesstif problem: text boxes not taking input
> I am trying to port an old motif program of mine
> to lesstif and cygwin.
> I does work with lesstif on linux
> I am using exceed 6.1 as the X server
> I compiled using b20.1 and cygwin-xfree-x11r6.4-B20.1
> My application runs in every way except the
> text boxes do not accept any input.
> I can write XmTextSetString them and the stuff
> shows up in them.
> I am getting a mess of warnings like...
> Warning: translation table syntax error: Unknown keysym name:
> osfActivate
> Warning: ... found while parsing ':<Key>osfActivate:
> ManagerParentActivate()
> ...when I start the program.
> my sources (18K) are at
> 	ftp://ftp.freeengineer.org/pub/opsheet-1.1.tar.gz
> The complete list of runtime error messages is at
> 	http://freeengineer.org/opsheet-errors.txt
> Thanks for any help
> cliff

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