rootless & multiwindow mode & Windows 2000sp1
Tue Apr 22 16:36:00 GMT 2003
I appreicate the help/info, I don't know if there
are already plans to implement this solution but
running them in congunction whould be an option, to
get rid of the dummy root window, maybe placing an
icon in the icon tray?? that way, someone who wants
the dummy root window still has it there, and/or
someone who doesn't want it can get rid of it but
still be able to control the X session
Kevin AKA cowboyhat
PS were should the emulate3buttons go if not on the
--- Harold L Hunt II <email@example.com> wrote:
> First of all, you do NOT want to use "run.exe" with
> "XWin.exe". run.exe
> is not only not needed, but it in fact is known to
> cause problems with
> -rootless and -multiwindow are mutually exclusive
> --- you use one or the
> other, but never both.
> -emulate3buttons is misspelled.
> You should be running without -rootless and yes,
> there should be a dummy
> root window.
> Barrow Kevin wrote:
> > I've been searching the Mailing list for Xfree and
> > I've not found any reference to my problem, it
> > seems like a newbie question however,
> > I'm running Windows 2000 SP1 I have only found
> > sniplets of information on the operation of
> rootless &
> > multi window operation,
> > I'm running Xwin.exe directly from the start menu
> > debuging purposes, I intend to put it in run
> > eventualy.
> > I run with the command line:
> > C:\cygwin\usr\X11R6\bin\run.exe
> > C:\cygwin\usr\X11R6\bin\XWin.exe -rootless
> > -multiwindow -nowinkill -unixkill -clipboard
> > -emualte3buttons 50
> > When I do this X apps are not managed by windows,
> > however, I took the rootless out, and it works
> > however there is a dummy rootwindow. when the root
> > window is then opened the X apps are unmanaged..
> > this a bug or a feature?
> > Kevin AKA CowBoyEnvy
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