Creating a desktop shortcut to Cygwin emacs

Ken Brown
Thu Feb 22 21:12:00 GMT 2024

On 2/22/2024 2:44 PM, David Karr via Cygwin wrote:
> Every three years or so I have to set up a new laptop, and several things
> that I only do in that period I either lose the notes on it, or something
> has changed that I'm not aware of.
> I'm installing Cygwin on a new laptop, version 3.5.0-1.x86_64. I had 3.4.6
> on the old laptop.
> My desktop shortcut on the old laptop goes to:
>     C:\cygwin64\bin\run2.exe --display /usr/local/bin/emacs.xml
> I tried to set this up on the new laptop, and I noticed that "run2" doesn't
> exist, but "run" does.

The run2 package still exists:


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