Windowmaker not open bash properly

Scott Mohnkern
Tue Jun 26 19:20:00 GMT 2007

Apologies, I was following the format of other questions I'd seen here.

Attached is cygcheck.out

The other server was Xvision, which was part of an automatic install of 
Cradle 5.5.x


Larry Hall (Cygwin X) wrote:
> Scott Mohnkern wrote:
>> I had Cygwin with Windowmaker running just beautifully, then another 
>> application came in and installed another xserver (which I've since 
>> disabled) but now inside windowmaker, whenever I try to open up an 
>> Xterm window the window opens but I get no bash prompt.
>> I can type an ls and get a file listing, and a ps gives me processes.
>> However whenever I try to ssh -Y to another machine, it tells me
>> "Pseudo-terminal will not be allocated because stdin is not a terminal."
>> Anyone ever seen this before, and a solution?
> I'd suggest reading the problem reporting guidelines outlined at the link
> below:
>> Problem reports:
> You've given us some information about how the problem manifests itself
> but it would be helpful to know what other Xserver you installed as well
> as basic boot-strap information (i.e. cygcheck output - *attached* not
> included/inlined).
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