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Re: Emacs 21.3.50 problem on XP
- From: Igor Pechtchanski <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: Dharanyava at netscape dot net
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 27 Jun 2005 09:45:27 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: Re: Emacs 21.3.50 problem on XP
- References: <5B25335D.287FD683.0AEB362B@netscape.net>
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
Ugh. Top-posting. Reformatted.
On Mon, 27 Jun 2005, Dharanyava wrote:
> Igor Pechtchanski <pechtcha@XX.XXX.XXX> wrote:
<http://cygwin.com/acronyms/#PCYMTNQREAIYR>. Also, again,
> >On Sat, 25 Jun 2005, Dharanyava wrote:
> ><http://cygwin.com/acronyms/#PCYMTWLL>. Thanks.
> >> Okay, I searched & found nothing about this: somehow, on my
> >> installation, C-x C-c doesn't quit-emacs-permanently; C-x functions
> >> alright, but C-c is being caught and returning a beep instead of
> >> actually executing quit-emacs-permanently. Does this have anything to do
> >> with having to install leim? (I saw that post, and had already started
> >> downloading it for updated installation.)
> >Not enough information (see <http://cygwin.com/problems.html> for problem
> >reporting guidelines). However, at a guess, you're running this from a
> >console window and don't have "tty" in your CYGWIN variable (as indicated
> >in the emacs README). Try quitting all Cygwin processes; setting
> >"CYGWIN=tty" (provided your CYGWIN variable was empty before); and then
> >starting bash -- emacs should work from that shell.
> >If that doesn't help, please review <http://cygwin.com/problems.html> and
> >provide the requested information.
> Sorry - running Cygwin 1.5.7-1 on XPSP2. TERM=cygwin. That was my
> first thought.
Still not enough information, but the "cygcheck -svr" output should
contain the missing bits.
Did you actually try the above advice of adding "tty" to your $CYGWIN?
> If it's useful, info seems to exit perfectly fine.
Nope, not useful (different technique -- info catches SIGINT, and emacs
actually uses the Ctrl-C key combination).
> Will run cygcheck -s -v -r and post as soon as possible.
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