Emacs doesn't start from icon after update to 1.7.25
Sun Sep 22 21:31:00 GMT 2013
On 9/22/2013 2:06 PM, KARR, DAVID wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: On Behalf Of
>> Ken Brown
>> Sent: Sunday, September 22, 2013 6:10 AM
>> To: cygwin
>> Subject: Re: Emacs doesn't start from icon after update to 1.7.25
>> On 9/21/2013 8:42 PM, KARR, DAVID wrote:
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: On Behalf Of
>>>> Ken Brown
>>>> 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
>>>>> After the update, I can't start Emacs from the icon anymore. The
>>>> command I have for it is the following:
>>>>> C:\Cygwin\bin\run.exe -p /usr/bin bash -l -i -c "emacs -display
>>>> 127.0.0.1:0.0 --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.
>> run2 is not a drop-in replacement for run. If you want to use it, you
>> have to install the run2 package and read the documentation. Or you
>> could run the script /usr/bin/make-emacs-shortcut, which creates a
>> shortcut that uses run2.
> I already had run2 installed. I ran "make-emacs-shortcut". I moved the resulting shortcut to the desktop, giving it a new name. I double-clicked it. Nothing happened. I than created a cmd window and pasted in the command line from the shortcut and ran it. Nothing. I then pasted in the command line from the old shortcut, and Emacs came up.
I'd like to find out what went wrong with the shortcut created by
make-emacs-shortcut. What's the target? And what are the contents of
the emacs.xml file that it uses?
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