NEdit still crashes
Thu Aug 10 05:42:00 GMT 2000
> Ah, I thought it was linked against LessTif 0.89.something. At least the
> guys at nedit.org say so.
He lied ;-)
> However, it's not so important at the moment. But I need to compile a
> modified version of NEdit to port our development environment.
> Hope this one
> will do without crashes :)
What do you mean by modified version of NEdit.
> After all this trouble last week, I'm very happy with XFree and
> CygWin now.
> A lot of our sources (written for Solaris, HP-UX and Linux)
> compile without
> any changes.
Well LessTif is a good alternative to real MOTIF, but it does
give problems with some applications.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Suhaib Siddiqi [ mailto:email@example.com ]
> Sent: Donnerstag, 10. August 2000 13:18
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: RE: NEdit still crashes
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: email@example.com
> > [ mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On Behalf Of Fleischer,
> > Karsten (K.)
> > Sent: Thursday, August 10, 2000 8:13 AM
> > To: Cygwin-Xfree (E-mail)
> > Subject: NEdit still crashes
> > Hello again,
> > with the latest sources I was able to build XFree and then
> LessTif 0.91.4.
> > Then I started to compile other X-Applications like XV and XTar
> (just for
> > testing purposes) and then DDD (with a few patches applied to
> > configure and
> > some other scripts). Everything worked.
> > But with NEdit I have the same problems as before. It crashes upon
> > XtOpenDisplay. I tried both versions, 5.1.1 and the 5.2 beta release.
> I think LessTif 0.91.4 has bugs for XtWidgets. I remember seeing
> a few patches for it XtWidgets on LessTif mailing list. May be try
> grabing LessTif-current, which is usually the CVS
> version, instead of the Released Lesstif version.
> > The binary distribution of NEdit 5.1.1 works.
> The binary distribution of NEdit 5.1.1 has the MOTIF 2.0 libraries
> from Exceed XDK statically linked, after a bit of hacking ;-)
> therefore you
> notice the
> differences and it does not crashes.
> > Any ideas?
> > Karsten
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