FW: Program shuts down after trying to start

Ross Snoeyenbos ross_s@excel.net
Mon Jan 7 01:44:00 GMT 2002

-----Original Message-----
From: Corinna Vinschen [mailto:cygwin@cygwin.com]
Sent: Monday, January 07, 2002 3:34 AM
To: Ross Snoeyenbos
Cc: cygwin@cygwin.com
Subject: Re: Program shuts down after trying to start

On Mon, Jan 07, 2002 at 03:21:25AM -0600, Ross Snoeyenbos wrote:
> I just installed Xfree on Cygwin following the instructions in the
> Cygwin/XFree86 User's Guide exactly, and I get a message that scrolls off
> the screen about /tmp/.X11~unix should be set to root when I run "startx".
> Also there are messages about /home/username/.Xauthority: No such file or
> directory, and a message that says xterm Xt error: Can't open display:
> :0xterm Xt error: Can't open display: :0, the rest goes off the right side
> of the box.
> I am running Windows 98 Second Edition with all the latest updates and
> patches as of today.
> Please help!! Send reply to ross_s@excel.net as I don't have time to check
> the archives every day, and I want to install XEmacs once the X11R6
> is working.

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