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RE: Cygwin-X icons not appearing after Cygwin 64 bit install w/X selected as "install"
I started a terminal as a local administrator and reran /etc/postinstall/xinit.sh.done
I got a bunch of "key exists" messages, but my icons appeared... I THINK the setup asked for elevation. I'll have to check that shortly.
From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Ken Brown
Sent: Tuesday, August 1, 2017 10:12 PM
Subject: Re: Cygwin-X icons not appearing after Cygwin 64 bit install w/X selected as "install"
On 8/1/2017 6:11 PM, Cowan, Brian R wrote:
> Hello all,
> I'm reinstalling Cygwin after wiping my system and am finding that the inst= all doesn't create any icons for the X server/apps. A little annoying since= this is the primary reason I'm installing Cygwin.
The postinstall script /etc/postinstall/xinit.sh should have created a Start Menu shortcut "XWin Server" under the heading "Cygwin-X".
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