closing xfree86

Wilhelm Person
Fri Dec 14 06:14:00 GMT 2001

Try the -terminate switch for XWin.

I'd like to see how you do to automatically start a program on the remote
machine from startxwin.bat, as I myself have failed to do this.


On Fri, 14 Dec 2001, Shane Shields wrote:

> we are using the startxwin.bat to open xfree, start an
> ssh session on a linux server and run a program
> remotely. when the ssh session finishes the x server
> on the windows machine respawns leaving a background x
> window (full screen). does anyone know how to stop
> that respawn. In linux you can do a killall -SIGTERM X
> in a script but I cant find an equivalent in windows.
> can anyone help?
> __________________________________________________
> Do You Yahoo!?
> Check out Yahoo! Shopping and Yahoo! Auctions for all of
> your unique holiday gifts! Buy at
> or bid at

| Home: |
| E-mail:        |
| ICQ:    18390479              |

More information about the Cygwin-xfree mailing list