X11R6 DISPLAY parameter

Suhaib M. Siddiqi ssiddiqi@ipass.net
Wed May 12 08:44:00 GMT 1999


> I have loaded B19 X11R6.3 binaries onto a computer where I already
> have installed cygwin B19.
> I have set
> 
> DISPLAY=127.0.0.1:0.0
> 

did you put DISPLAY=....
or SET DISPLAY=127.0.0.1:0.0

On Win9x, you  might consider adding 

SET DISPLAY=127.0.0.1:0.0
to your autoexec.bat file and reboting the system.

> as indicated on the web page.
> 
> When I attempt to open e.g. xterm or rxvt I get a message that the 
> display cannot be opened.
> 
> What else do I need to set on the computer (Win95 OSR2)?
> 
> Thanks
> 
> John
> 
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