AW: Getting multiple lines "Xlib: unexpected async reply (sequence 0xAdress)!" when runnning startx

Alexander Gottwald
Wed May 18 17:19:00 GMT 2005

On Wed, 18 May 2005, Vincenzo Daniele wrote:

> I can´t find fvwm.
> Funny effect with twm:
> The grey xwin window appears as I am running startx with "&" in the background,
> but nothing goes on.

twm does not display anything special unless you have windows on the screen.

> In the bash following info was written after this exit:
> $ Xlib: sequence lost (0x10000 > 0x71) in reply type 0x0!
> X connection to :0.0 broken (explicit kill or server shutdown).
> winDeinitMultiWindowWM - Noting shutdown in progress

I think it's xinit which has the problems.

How does this work
$ XWin :0 &
$ sleep 5s
$ twm 

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