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Re: Unable to read configuration files xmgrace and nedit
- From: "Larry Hall (Cygwin)" <reply-to-list-only-lh at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Tue, 25 Nov 2008 11:55:49 -0500
- Subject: Re: Unable to read configuration files xmgrace and nedit
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Charles L. Werner wrote:
Recently when starting nedit or xmgrace (N.B. both use motif/lesstiff) I
a flurry of messages of the form:
Warning: translation table syntax error: Unknown keysym name: osfActivate
Warning: ... found while parsing ':<Key>osfActivate:
Warning: String to TranslationTable conversion encountered errors
Warning: translation table syntax error: Unknown keysym name: osfBeginLine
What generates these messages? What are the relevant files? Nedit is
broken as a result
and cannot be used.
I have been updating the cygwin installation on a regular basis, but
these messages has just
I reinstalled the Cygwin lesstif, xmgrace, and nedit packages to no avail.
Next I rebuilt nedit from source code. It runs without generating these
but now I get a warning that I have built the program using an unstable
i.e. the current cygwin lesstif package...
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