Larry Hall (Cygwin X) reply-to-list-only-lh-x@cygwin.com
Fri Aug 31 03:26:00 GMT 2007

Cole Radcliffe wrote:
> When I try to run "xterm -e /usr/bin/bash -l" from the cygwin shell I
> get an error that says "xterm Xt error: "Can't open display" "DISPLAY
> is not set"

Make sure the X server is running first (run 'startxwin').

> Also, how can I get the replies to this message e-mailed to me?

If you want to guarantee it, subscribe to the list.  If you want to
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replies.  This usually breaks down after more than one iteration but
it can be acceptable for some people and short threads. :-)

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