unable to start X server after upgrading cygwin from 1.5 to 1.7.5
Fri Jul 23 12:56:00 GMT 2010
On 23/07/2010 13:42, philippe wrote:
> Jon TURNEY a Ã©crit :
>> You need to install 'font-adobe-dpi75'.
> from the cygwin setup.exe or manually?
Using setup. But your setup needs to be running without errors first.
>> However, this should have been installed automatically as a dependency
>> of xterm.
>> I wish you'd attached your cygcheck output.
> is this you need?
> $ cygcheck startx
> Found: C:\cygwin\bin\startx
> C:\cygwin\bin\startxcygcheck: C:\cygwin\bin\startx is not a DLL: magic
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>> You could try reinstalling that package, although I'd guess something
>> went wrong with installing package. You should check /var/log/setup.log
>> for clues.
> I've several warning like "abnormal exit: exit code=128" in setup.log,
> the first one is :
> 2010/07/06 20:26:45 running: C:\cygwin\bin\bash.exe --norc --noprofile
> 2010/07/06 20:27:07 abnormal exit: exit code=128
This is the problem. Reinstalling won't fix anything until you find out why
this is happening and fix it.
> I reinstall X11 package now and tell you what's new before.
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