Installing server on Win98se

Suhaib Siddiqi
Wed Aug 16 03:42:00 GMT 2000

Install everything in c:\usr  NOt c:\cygwin\usr

then use btach file provided with archive to start x-server.


> -----Original Message-----
> From:
> []On Behalf Of David A. Cobb
> Sent: Tuesday, August 15, 2000 4:52 PM
> To: Cygwin Xfree (X-Windows) List
> Subject: Installing server on Win98se
> I downloaded both X-Servers-V1.0 & X-Servers-V1.0-exe from the contrib/
> directory.  I see there is some duplication.  I kept the newer of each
> duplicate.
> Now what?  I don't see anything that looked like installation notes. 
> Where were they?  
> I see there is a second cygwin1.dll.  I see a whole lot of traffic on
> the cygwin list saying having more than one can lead to serious
> unpleasantness.  Can I just get rid of this one?
> The PATH is all messed up and "start" complains that it can't find
> what it's looking for.  
> Clearly, I need some step by step direction.
> -- 
> David A. Cobb, Software Engineer, Public Access Advocate
> "Don't buy or use crappy software"
> "By the grace of God I am a Christian man, 
>  by my actions a great sinner" -- The Way of a Pilgrim [R. M. French,
> tr.]

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