x11 install

Jon TURNEY jon.turney@dronecode.org.uk
Wed Mar 20 18:28:00 GMT 2013

On 19/03/2013 09:48, Maninmoon wrote:
> Hi I am having trouble with installing x11. I want to run GNUplot.
> I get this error:
> $ startxwin
> moon sky@LskyHome2 ~
> $ Warning: Cannot convert string
> "-adobe-helvetica-bold-r-normal--*-120-*-*-*-*-iso8859-*" to type FontStruct
> Warning: Unable to load any usable ISO8859 font
> Warning: Unable to load any usable ISO8859 font
> Error: Aborting: no font found

It looks like xterm is not able to start because some package providing a
required font is not correctly installed.

> Problem reports:       http://cygwin.com/problems.html

Can you provide cygcheck -svr output as suggested in the link above, please?

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