Cannot Run X Programs

Jon Turney jon.turney@dronecode.org.uk
Thu Mar 24 21:23:00 GMT 2016


On 24/03/2016 20:10, Matt Morrow wrote:
> I'm on Windows 10 running:
> CYGWIN_NT-6.2 HOME 2.4.1(0.293/5/3) 2016-01-24 11:26 x86_64 Cygwin
>
> I cannot run X programs like xclock or xterm.
> With xclock I get this (depending on how I have $DISPLAY set):
> Error: Can't open display: HOME:0
> Error: Can't open display: HOME:0.0
> Error: Can't open display: localhost:0
> Error: Can't open display: localhost:0.0
> Error: Can't open display: 192.168.1.7:0
> Error: Can't open display: 192.168.1.7:0.0
>
[...]
>
>
> Any ideas what's wrong?

Did you try DISPLAY=:0.0?

http://x.cygwin.com/docs/faq/cygwin-x-faq.html#q-xserver-nolisten-tcp-default

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Jon TURNEY
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