GTK missing cygX11-6.dll
Wed Jul 14 16:10:00 GMT 2004
Subject: Re: GTK missing cygX11-6.dll
Alex, thanks for the pointers, but please review my comments, below.
>>> Robert McNulty Junior wrote:
>>>>> From: firstname.lastname@example.org
>>>>> Subject: Re: GTK missing cygX11-6.dll (Was Re: Wrapping long lines)
>>>>> On Fri, 9 Jul 2004, Robert McNulty Junior wrote:
>>>>>> > Trying to figure out why GTK is telling me cygX11-6.dll (or
>>>>>> > that) is missing.
I get the same error.
>>> Do you have the xorg-x11-bin-dlls packages installed?
>>> If yes please try to reinstall that package.
>>> We had some reports that installing that package
>>> for the first time may have some files not installed/remove by
>There is a bug in the postinstall script, if cygwin/X11R6/bin is not in
>the system path, the DLL is not found.
False. On my system:
<CYGWIN_ROOT>/X11R6/bin is set in the 'PATH' by:
- MS SYSTEM ENVIRONMENT
>Setup doesn't include this path and windows doesn't know about
>it, I'll provide an update this week (or weekend), this will
>include also dependencies to libintl3 instead of libintl2.
>Workaround is to reexecute the postinstall script from a bash shell with
>X11R6/bin included in the PATH setting:
> 'sh /etc/postinstall/gtk-x11.sh.done'
Correct invocation is, I believe:
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