[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: xorg-server-1.18.3-1

Marco Atzeri marco.atzeri@gmail.com
Mon Jul 11 20:31:00 GMT 2016

On 21/06/2016 19:04, Jon Turney wrote:
> The following packages have been updated in the Cygwin distribution:
> *** xorg-server-*1.18.3-1
> These packages contain XWin and the other X.Org X11 servers.
> In addition to upstream fixes [1], the following cygwin-specific changes
> have been made since 1.18.2-1:
> * In multiwindow mode, enable the -compositewm option by default, so
> top-level window contents which are occluded are shown correctly in task
> bar and task switcher previews.  Add a -nocompositewm option so it can
> be disabled.
> * Fix any custom sysmenu configured in .XWinrc not being used when
> window is initially shown (Thanks to Colin Harrison)
> [1] https://lists.x.org/archives/xorg-announce/2016-April/002683.html

32 bit seem to have an issue. 64 bit is fine

$ startxwin
xauth: (stdin):2:  unknown command "086295becc62502e7c43cb93e1b5b8d1"

Welcome to the XWin X Server
Vendor: The Cygwin/X Project
OS: CYGWIN_NT-6.1-WOW GE-MATZERI-EU 2.5.2(0.297/5/3) 2016-06-23 14:27 i686
OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 [Windows NT 6.1 build 7601] (WoW64)
Package: version 1.18.3-1 built 2016-06-20

XWin was started with the following command line:

/usr/bin/XWin :0 -multiwindow -auth /home/marco/.serverauth.7560

(II) xorg.conf is not supported
(II) See http://x.cygwin.com/docs/faq/cygwin-x-faq.html for more information
LoadPreferences: /home/marco/.XWinrc not found
LoadPreferences: Loading /etc/X11/system.XWinrc
LoadPreferences: Done parsing the configuration file...
winDetectSupportedEngines - RemoteSession: no
winDetectSupportedEngines - DirectDraw4 installed, allowing ShadowDDNL
winDetectSupportedEngines - Returning, supported engines 00000005
xinit: giving up
xinit: unable to connect to X server: Connection refused
xinit: server error

Previous version also fails, just later

winProcEstablishConnection - winInitClipboard returned.
winClipboardThreadProc - DISPLAY=:0.0
OS maintains clipboard viewer chain: yes
OS maintains clipboard viewer chain: yes
winMultiWindowXMsgProc - xcb_connect() returned and successfully opened 
the disp                    lay.
winClipboardProc - XOpenDisplay () returned and successfully opened the 
xinit: connection to X server lost

waiting for X server to shut down winClipboardProc - 
winClipboardFlushWindowsMes                    sageQueue trapped WM_QUIT 
message, exiting main loop.
winClipboardProc - XDestroyWindow succeeded.
winMultiWindowXMsgProc - Fatal error 1 on xcb connection
winDeinitMultiWindowWM - Noting shutdown in progress
(II) Server terminated successfully (0). Closing log file.

Unfortunately I am mainly using the 64bit, so I don't know
when the problem arose.

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