Can't get Cygwin/X to run on my Windows XP

Holger Krull
Mon Mar 19 01:57:00 GMT 2007

hendrau schrieb:
> Holger Krull wrote:
>> hendrau schrieb:
>>> X :0 -multiwindow -clipboard
>>> _XSERVTransSocketINETCreateListener: ...SocketCreateListener() failed
>>> _XSERVTransMakeAllCOTSServerListeners: server already running
>> I am not aware of any firewall program on my computer, there is Norton
>> antivirus though. I ran netstat -n as you suggested, but no program is
>> listening to the port, and my Xserver still can't run and I still get the
>> same error message.

Check if /tmp/.X11-unix and everything in it belongs to the user you use
to start X11.

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