[ANNOUNCEMENT] TEST RELEASE: Cygwin 2.6.0-0.1

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Tue Jul 26 14:04:00 GMT 2016


On Jul 26 09:13, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Jul 25 15:05, Jim Reisert AD1C wrote:
> > On Mon, Jul 25, 2016 at 1:49 PM, Ken Brown wrote:
> > 
> > > I'm also unable to start xterm from the xwin-xdg-menu (under System Tools).
> > > Nothing happens when I click on XTerm, and I see the following error
> > > message:
> > >
> > > $ cat .xsession-errors
> > > executing 'xterm', pid 9928
> > > (pid 9928 stderr) execl failed: No such file or directory
> > > pid 9928 exited with status 127
> > 
> > Same here.  "Cygwin Terminal" won't launch from xdg either, but I can
> > start a stand-alone Cygwin Terminal from *outside* of xdg.
> > 
> > /etc/X11/xinit/startxwinrc: line 32: [: too many arguments
> > /etc/X11/xinit/xinitrc-common: line 20: [: too many arguments
> > Excessive file argument "Sync/Home/.Xresources"
> > 1 error in preprocessor.
> > Can't create dir /cygdrive/c/Users/reisert/Desktop/Box Sync/Box
> > Sync/Home/Desktop
> > Can't create dir /cygdrive/c/Users/reisert/Desktop/Box Sync/Box
> > Sync/Home/Downloads
> > Can't create dir /cygdrive/c/Users/reisert/Desktop/Box Sync/Box
> > Sync/Home/Templates
> > Can't create dir /cygdrive/c/Users/reisert/Desktop/Box Sync/Box Sync/Home/Public
> > Can't create dir /cygdrive/c/Users/reisert/Desktop/Box Sync/Box
> > Sync/Home/Documents
> > Can't create dir /cygdrive/c/Users/reisert/Desktop/Box Sync/Box Sync/Home/Music
> > Can't create dir /cygdrive/c/Users/reisert/Desktop/Box Sync/Box
> > Sync/Home/Pictures
> > Can't create dir /cygdrive/c/Users/reisert/Desktop/Box Sync/Box Sync/Home/Videos
> > executing 'xterm', pid 4560
> > (pid 4560 stderr) execl failed: No such file or directory
> > pid 4560 exited with status 127
> 
> Checking now myself, thanks for the report.  It would be
> *incredibly* helpful to find a simpler testcase, though.

Hopefully fixed in 2.6.0-0.2 which I just uploaded and announced.

This one has a chance for "dumb bug of the year"...


Thanks again for your reports,
Corinna

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Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat
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