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From: "Larry Hall (Cygwin-X)" <>
Subject: Re: Can't resize windows in Cygwin/X 1.12.1
Date: Fri, 12 Jul 2013 22:01:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <BAY171-W203A90770E9003C53AF2B4BB640@phx.gbl>

On 7/12/2013 5:40 PM, STEVEN SITTSER wrote:
> Until recently I was using Cygwin/X under Cygwin 1.5.18 on Windows XP.
> The windows displayed by our in-house X applications had resize borders -
> I could resize the windows by grabbing an edge.
> Now, I am using Cygwin/X 1.12.1 under Cygwin 1.7.14 on Windows XP.  Now,
> the windows displayed by the same applications have a fixed size - I
> can't resize them by grabbing the edges.  (This is true both when I run
> the exact same executables under both Cygwin versions, and when I build
> the applications separately under each Cygwin version.)

I'd recommend updating to the current versions for the packages you're
using as a first step.  You're at least a year out-of-date with the
latest versions you have.  Cygwin is now at version 1.7.20-1 and
the xorg-server package is currently at version 1.14.2-1



A: Yes.
 > Q: Are you sure?
 >> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
 >>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?

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Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2013-07-12 21:40 STEVEN SITTSER
2013-07-12 22:01 ` Larry Hall (Cygwin-X) [this message]
2013-07-13 13:22 ` Jon TURNEY

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