Problem starting X

Mark Fisher
Tue Dec 14 13:12:00 GMT 2004

hmm, according to
it's available from win98 onwards, and windows 2000 onwards, so
yes, looks like win95 and winNT not supported.

I'll have a go at patching the code for detecting windows version.


-----Original Message-----
From: []
On Behalf Of Alexander Gottwald
Sent: 14 December 2004 12:47
Subject: Re: Problem starting X

On Tue, 14 Dec 2004, Mats Jansson wrote:

> Hello,
> I hope someone could help me with the following:
> Some days ago I installed Cygwin 1.5.12 on NT4 SP6, I didn't install 
> X-startup-scripts, but I was able to start X with XWin.exe. Yesterday, I 
> installed X-startup-scripts (I guess I got other packages and/or updates 
> as well). Now I can't start X at all. I get a pop-up window with title 
> "XWin.exe - Entry Point Not Found" and the text "The procedure entry 
> point EnumDisplayMonitors could not be located in the dynamic link 
> library USER32.dll".
> Any idea?

Seems like the new feature is not supported on NT4 (and maybe W95 too)

revert to xorg-x11-xwin- until this is resolved.

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