Xfree8686 4.0.1 based new binaries for Windows
Thu Jul 20 03:46:00 GMT 2000
Try the cygwin1.dll from July 17th snapshots.
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> Subject: Re: Xfree8686 4.0.1 based new binaries for Windows
> Well, I downloaded all the new archives in xc-4-binaries (dated 7/19),
> removed the older X11R6 directory, expanded them to /. After adding
> /usr/X11R6/bin to my path, I ran startxwin.bat. Results: Status Access
> Violations, and 4 or 5 popups windows saying "The instruction at
> referenced memory at 0x24548d00. the memory could not be read." (from
> Xwin.exe). Replacing Xwin with Xvfb in the batch file yields the same
> Cygwin 1.1.2 netrelease (very latest, including the updated DLL)
> Windows 2000 pro
> ATI All-in-Wonder 800x600x16
> Dual Celeron 550s
> Previous snapshop worked okay; XWin tended to crash, but Xvfb was stable.
> Running alternate script stwin:
> export DISPLAY=127.0.0.1:0.0
> export PATH=$PATH:/usr/X11R6/bin
> echo $PATH
> gdb -nw "Xvfb -screen 8 640x480x16 -whitepixel 255 -blackpixel 0"
> xterm -sl 1000 -sb -rightbar -ms red -fg yellow -bg black
> rxvt -fn "Lucidia Console-12"
> (gdb) run
> Starting program: /usr/X11R6/bin/Xvfb.exe
> Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
> 0x61004ac3 in _size_of_stack_reserve__ ()
> Xwin crashes in the same spot. Any ideas?
> Robert Cicconetti
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