Emacs doesn't start from icon after update to 1.7.25

KARR, DAVID dk068x@att.com
Sun Sep 22 01:00:00 GMT 2013

> -----Original Message-----
> Sent: Friday, September 20, 2013 7:00 PM
> Subject: Re: Emacs doesn't start from icon after update to 1.7.25
> On 9/20/2013 7:26 PM, KARR, DAVID wrote:
> > Today I updated 1.7.25.  I was a handful of minor releases behind at the
> time.
> >
> > After the update, I can't start Emacs from the icon anymore.  The shortcut
> command I have for it is the following:
> >
> >      C:\Cygwin\bin\run.exe -p /usr/bin bash -l -i -c "emacs -display
> --debug-init"
> I don't think this has anything to do with emacs.  There have been
> several reports of problems with run-1.3.0-1.  Try downgrading to the
> previous version of run, or switch to run2.

I first tried just changing the command line to "run2".  No change.  I then downgraded "run" to the previous version and changed it back to "run".  It now works as before.  Are there any diagnostics that would be useful to anyone?

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