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Running fontforge.exe does nothing
- From: "David Spector" <temp005 at springtimesoftware dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Tue, 24 Jun 2008 07:48:50 -0400
- Subject: Running fontforge.exe does nothing
- Reply-to: "David Spector" <temp005 at springtimesoftware dot com>
I've installed the latest cygwin on my Windows XP Home
system named "SYS3", and it appears to run perfectly.
I have plenty of disk and memory space.
www.springtimesoftware.com/ff-screen02.JPG shows the
result of typing xinit. (Typing startx is similar for
me, except that the created X window is smaller.)
I installed the latest fontforge, following the
When I run fontforge in the X window, nothing happens.
www.springtimesoftware.com/ff-screen01.JPG shows this.
As you can see, there is no error message. (I would
have thought this was a fontforge question, but I was
asked to post it here.)
Does anyone have an idea of what I could have done
I should say I know next to nothing about cygwin,
fontforge, or Linux. I'm only interested in running
fontforge, which requires cygwin. I believe lots of
people do run fontforge on Windows, so an answer may
be relevant to people other than myself.
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