Problem or question on Cygwin XWin

Duncan Roe
Tue Jun 15 00:30:01 GMT 2021

On Mon, Jun 14, 2021 at 04:41:42PM -0700, L A Walsh wrote:
> There is a listen parameter on XWin, but the man page doesn't
> say what format to use for the listen parameter.
> I want to have it listen for tcp from a local net:
> I started having problems with my cygwin X receiving
> network connections via TCP, locally (like =>
> And was trying to figure out what the syntax was for specifying what
> net to have it listen on.
> Thanks!
At least under Linux, 'man Xserver' gives the format "-listen trans-type" with
example "-listen tcp". You can '-[no]listen' to tcp, inet (i.e.IP4), inet6,
unix or local.

Cheers ... Duncan.

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