xwin start error

Kyle Costello kcostello25@yahoo.com
Sat Jun 5 08:57:00 GMT 2004


I recently downloaded and installed cygwin (all
packages) according to the directions at: 


When I try to start xwin I receive the following error
message and xwin immediately shuts down.  What do I
need to do in order to get xwin running properly?
I would appreciate any useful information.

Thank you, Kyle Costello

XWin was started with the following command line:

/usr/X11R6/bin/X :0 -emulate3buttons 

ddxProcessArgument - Initializing default screens
winInitializeDefaultScreens - w 1024 h 768
winInitializeDefaultScreens - Returning
_XSERVTransmkdir: Owner of /tmp/.X11-unix should be
set to root
winValidateArgs - g_iNumScreens: 1
iMaxConsecutiveScreen: 1
(II) XF86Config is not supported
(II) See
http://x.cygwin.com/docs/faq/cygwin-x-faq.html for
more information
winDetectSupportedEngines - Windows NT/2000/XP
winDetectSupportedEngines - DirectDraw installed
winDetectSupportedEngines - DirectDraw4 installed
winDetectSupportedEngines - Returning, supported
engines 00000007
winSetEngine - Using Shadow DirectDraw NonLocking
winAdjustVideoModeShadowDDNL - Using Windows display
depth of 32 bits per pixel
winFinishScreenInitFB - Masks: 00ff0000 0000ff00
MIT-SHM extension disabled due to lack of kernel
XFree86-Bigfont extension local-client optimization
disabled due to lack of shared memory support in the
(--) Setting autorepeat to delay=500, rate=31
(--) winConfigKeyboard - Layout: "00000409" (00000409)

(EE) Keyboardlayout "US" (00000409) is unknown
Rules = "xorg" Model = "pc101" Layout = "us" Variant =
"(null)" Options = "(null)"
Could not init font path element
/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/CID/, removing from list!

Fatal server error:
could not open default font 'fixed'
winDeinitMultiWindowWM - Noting shutdown in progress

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