rxvt popping up and disappearing again ?

Arlindo da Silva arlindo@niteroi.gsfc.nasa.gov
Fri Oct 24 05:27:00 GMT 1997

> I'm using the lastest X11R6.3 distribution and the ASTEC-X
> server.  After firing up the X-server I start xclock...
> Works fine, but when I try rxvt, that's why I want to use X,
> the it pops up and diappears with the following:
> rxvt: Failed to open input method
> seteuid called, and it's not done yet.
> rxvt: can't open pseudo-tty
> rxvt: aborting
> Does anybody have any ideas?

Yep, set CYGWIN_TTY=1

Geoffrey: why can't this be the default?

Arlindo da Silva    

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