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From: "Larry Hall (Cygwin-X)" <reply-to-list-only-lh@cygwin.com>
To: cygwin-xfree@cygwin.com
Subject: Re: X on win 7
Date: Thu, 07 Jul 2011 16:10:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <4E15D152.4050605@cygwin.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <alpine.GSO.2.00.1107071023050.9606@mango.cc.columbia.edu>

On 7/7/2011 10:24 AM, Daniel Bienstock wrote:
> Hello,
>
> I have a new Dell Dimension M6600 with Windows 7 SP 1. I have disabled
> the Windows firewall and added rules to allow programs in cygwin and
> cygwin\bin to run.
>
> I am using cygwin 1.7.9 (I also use older cygwins on many 32-bit Windows
> machines).
>
> On this machine, X runs badly: often very slowly, and frequently with
> crashes as well. A couple of times I was forced to reboot the machine --
> Windows appeared unresponsive.
>
> I did try rebaseall, but did not help (in fact had to reinstall cygwin).
>
> I have seen some posts on this topic, but no definitive workaround.

Sounds like a case of BLODA to me.

<http://cygwin.com/faq/faq.using.html#faq.using.bloda>


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Larry

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  reply	other threads:[~2011-07-07 15:32 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2011-07-07 15:32 Daniel Bienstock
2011-07-07 16:10 ` Larry Hall (Cygwin-X) [this message]
2011-07-20  5:16 ` Linda Walsh

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