Harold Hunt
Fri Oct 20 08:15:00 GMT 2000

Change your startxwin.bat file to have the following line:

start xwin.exe -screen 0 800x600x8

Xwin defaults to 1280x1024x16 and the -screen 8 setting in the default batch
file is ignored.

Please reply to the list if this works,


-----Original Message-----
From: Vroede, Jeroen de [ ]
Sent: Friday, October 20, 2000 11:15 AM
To: ''
Subject: ERROR

I installed the Cygwin program on my NT 4 machine and after that i installed
the xfree program.
when i start it i get the following error:


Direct Draw Init Failed

Error = 88760078(unknown error)

hope you can help me here!!!

kind regards,

	Jeroen de Vroede
	Helpdesk Engineer

	Getronics Business Information Security
	Energieweg 1
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