[ANNOUNCEMENT] Server Test 75
Mon Jan 27 14:58:00 GMT 2003
Apologies. Outlook wrapped the startxwin.sh included in the below message.
Here it is adjusted.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Virgilio, Vincent [mailto:Vincent.Virgilio@itt.com]
> Sent: Monday, January 27, 2003 9:03 AM
> To: 'email@example.com'
> Subject: RE: [ANNOUNCEMENT] Server Test 75
> Hi Harold,
> Here's some data for what it's worth.
> When I start X with the below startxwin.sh, I get usable, but
> flickering, windows. It looks like each is being selected in
> turn, very rapidly. Beside that, it all works. With
> multiwindow off, all works perfectly to my eyes.
> I'll go out on a limb here. Might this be related to the
> standing duplicate keystroke problem,
> I'm on NT4 with all Windows Updates (except .NET).
> Thank you, and regards,
> Vince Virgilio
---- begin startxwin.sh ----
# A user has reported that setting DISPLAY to the actual
hostname # gives the X Server an increase in responsiveness.
We will # give this a try and see if it causes and problems.
# Use DISPLAY=127.0.0.1:0.0 if you have problems. # Harold -
2002/05/08 export DISPLAY=$HOSTNAME:0.0 PATH=/usr/X11R6/bin:$PATH
# Cleanup from last run.
rm -rf /tmp/.X11-unix
# Startup the X Server, the twm window manager, and an xterm.
# Notice that the window manager and the xterm will wait for
# the server to finish starting before trying to connect; the
# error "Cannot Open Display: 127.0.0.1:0.0" is not due to the
# clients attempting to connect before the server has started, rather
# that error is due to a bug in some versions of cygwin1.dll. Upgrade
# to the latest cygwin1.dll if you get the "Cannot Open Display" error.
# See the Cygwin/XFree86 FAQ for more information:
# the error "Fatal server error: could not open default font 'fixed'" is
# caused by using a DOS mode mount for the mount that the Cygwin/XFree86
# fonts are accessed through. See the Cygwin/XFree86 FAQ for more
# Start the X Server.
#XWin -clipboard -rootless -nodecoration -lesspointer -fp "$fontpath" &
XWin -multiwindow &
#xset fp+ "/cygdrive/c/WINNT/FONTS"
# Set a background color to hide that nasty X stipple. #xsetroot -solid
# Start an xterm.
xterm -geometry +170+113 -sl 1000 -sb -rightbar -ms red -fg yellow -bg black
-e /usr/bin/bash &
xterm -fn 10x20 -geometry +16+512 &
xterm -geometry -75+113 &
# Start the twm window manager.
# Return from sh.
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