Proper way to run emacs from desktop

Ken Brown
Wed Nov 1 19:57:00 GMT 2017

On 11/1/2017 1:08 PM, David Karr wrote:
> I install Cygwin every couple of years and then use it continuously
> without updates between those installations.  I installed it on a new
> laptop today, and I'm trying to work through issues.
> The current issue is running Emacs from the desktop.
> I had a shortcut working for a long time that does the following:
> -------------
> C:\cygwin64\bin\run2.exe --display /usr/local/bin/emacs.xml
> -------------
> The "run2" application doesn't appear to exist.  I checked my notes,
> and I can't tell whether I installed this from somewhere else the last
> time I did this.

Just install the run2 package.  It's still available.


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