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From: Jon TURNEY <>
Subject: Re: Problem starting XWin Server
Date: Wed, 13 Jul 2011 12:30:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
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On 12/07/2011 09:10, Jan Chludzinski wrote:
> I just did a complete installation of X11 from Cygwin 1.7 setup.exe.
> But when I try to start the "XWin Server" using the "Start" menu
> nothing happens.  If I try either "startxwin" or "startx" or "xinit"
> from the BASH shell I get:
> giving up.
> startxwin:  No such file or directory (errno 2):  unable to connect to X server
> startxwin:  No such process (errno 3):  Server error.
> Any suggestions?

Looking at the XWin.0.log you attached, it looks like the X server is starting
up successfully.

If clients are unable to connect, this might be due to firewall configuration
or other software which interferes with cygwin sockets (see [1] in the
Cygwin/X FAQ for some suggestions)


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Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <>
2011-07-12 21:16 ` Jan Chludzinski
2011-07-13 12:30   ` Jon TURNEY [this message]
2011-07-14 14:11     ` Jan Chludzinski
2011-07-19 16:15       ` Jon TURNEY
2011-07-31 18:54         ` Jan Chludzinski
2011-08-08 16:43           ` Jon TURNEY
2011-08-22 17:30             ` D Jackson

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