X Server shortcut removed from start menu?
Wed Oct 19 11:56:00 GMT 2011
On 19/10/2011 7:43 AM, Jon TURNEY wrote:
> On 18/10/2011 19:58, Ryan Johnson wrote:
>> I recently upgraded to the latest cygwin/x and my start menu no longer
>> contains a shortcut to start the x-server -- the thing there is a
>> shortcut for
>> xterm. Is there a packaging change that I wasn't aware of or is this
>> a bug?
> This should not have changed. Those start menu links should have been
> created when the xinit package is installed, by the
> /etc/postinstall/xinit.sh script. You might want to take a look at
> /var/log/setup.log and see if that script ran successfully.
Heh. The postinstall/xinit.sh script has failed to run every time I've
run setup.exe in the last 9 months.
> 2011/10/18 14:57:13 Running preremove script for X-start-menu-icons
> 2011/10/18 14:57:13 running: c:\cygwin\bin\bash.exe --norc --noprofile
> 2011/10/18 14:57:14 Uninstalling X-start-menu-icons
> 2011/10/18 14:57:14 Extracting from
> 2011/10/18 14:57:14 Changing gid back to original
> 2011/10/18 14:57:14 running: c:\cygwin\bin\bash.exe --norc --noprofile
> 2011/10/18 14:57:17 running: c:\cygwin\bin\bash.exe --norc --noprofile
> 2011/10/18 14:57:17 abnormal exit: exit code=3
I guess something different than usual went wrong? What's the best way
to debug it?
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