Cygwin X applications do not launch

Marco Atzeri
Fri Jul 27 17:49:00 GMT 2018

Am 27.07.2018 um 15:38 schrieb Jones, Michael:
> I have a fresh install of Cygwin, with Cygwin X.
> The problem I have is that X applications do not seem to run.

does xterm run ?

> If I try to run gedit or emacs, for example, the applications seem to just return 0 immediately:
> ----------------------------
> me@mycomputer ~
> $ gedit &
> [1] 10244

if xterm run, can you try

   strace -o gedit.strace /usr/bin/gedit

and see if a there is any pop up error ?

Please follow
> Problem reports:
and attach the cygcheck.out


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