XGGI Update

Suhaib M. Siddiqi Ssiddiqi@inspirepharm.com
Mon Jan 3 20:40:00 GMT 2000

On 04-Jan-00 John Fortin wrote:
> More good news... I have gotten xterm to (mostly) work.  Some keys are
> not mapped properly ( backspace for one)
> but I can type Upper/Lower case, commands work, and lots of control-keys
> work (ex. ctrl-m as alternate enter).

That could be termcap file in your /etc.

> Suhaib,
>       Have you ever tried compiling XGGI using straight mingw32??  I would
> like to get away from the cygwin1.dll, if possible.  How about the other
> X11 binaries ( xterm, twm, etc ?)

John xterm cannot be compiled using MingW32 or MSVC because it requires ttys.

I am patching X11 code for MingW32.  It is a lot more work to patch X11 code for
MingW32 then for Cygwin.  I would in the near future provide XGGI binaries
compiled with MSVC and also Cygwin.


> Thanks
> John

E-Mail: Suhaib M. Siddiqi <Ssiddiqi@inspirepharm.com>
Date: 03-Jan-00
Time: 23:35:03


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