limited connection numbers to X?

jean-luc malet
Fri May 29 15:23:00 GMT 2009

On Thu, May 28, 2009 at 7:14 PM, Larry Hall (Cygwin)
<> wrote:
> jean-luc malet wrote:
>> Hi,
>> after opening about 15 to 20 connection to X, all further connection
>> will end with an error "can't connect to X server"
>> since I have lot of vim and xterm opened I must close some to open new
>> ones...
>> is it a known feature? it happens only on cygwin1.7
> This is probably better sent to the cygwin-xfree list since it could be a
> X thing.
it happened just after upgrading le cygwin.dll do 1.7, before it was
working fine, X hasn't been upgraded if I'm correct so it seems more
related to cygwin.dll and maybe socket limitation...

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