MicroImages MI/X NT install
Tue Oct 24 03:49:00 GMT 2000
> > Bzzzzttt. This is off-topic for this mailing list.
> I think it might be right on topic. Let me quote directly
> from "The Cygwin/XFree86 FAQ" of September 11, 2000:
> **** Begin Quote ******
> 2.1 Which X-server should I use? I tried MI/X and my X
> application crashed.
> With the merger of the experimental Cygwin based servers into
> the XFree86 4 soure tree, you should use the XFree86
> X-Server. Of course you can use a commercial X-Server such as
> eXceed if you wish. If you last tried cygwin XFree86 before
> July 2000, then the following may be of interest: MI/X is an
> stdin/stdout type X-server, which uses X11R5 libraries. Most
> of the modern X applications need X11R6 libraries; therefore
> there is a capability issue.MI/X also cannot do
> multi-windowing. Almost 99% of X applications require an
> X-server with at least multi-windowing capability. Therefore,
> executing a multi-windowing X application on MI/X will
> definitely crash.
> ********* End Quote *************
Please do not take quotes of the context. MI/X is a crap
that is what quote is saying in a polite words. We do not support
MI/X. It is not our product and we have no intentions to
answer MI/X related querries.
> > Surely Microimages has some kind of mailing list or
> something devoted
> > to their product. You should really check with them.
> No they don't and from a telecom with their President, Dr Lee
> Miller, they do not appear to want to support MI/X for this
> type of problem.
Then complain to them please...
> Sylvan Katz
> Saskatoon, Sask
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