Getting X11 to run

Chris Faylor
Wed Feb 9 19:17:00 GMT 2000

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On Wed, Feb 09, 2000 at 10:15:04PM -0500, Matthew Persico wrote:
>I downloaded 
>I expanded them all and was left with directories:
>Since X11R6 came from the v-1 archive and I am running the CD (1.0)
>version of Cygwin, I moved X11r6 to under contrib. I also moved the
>contents of extra/etc to /etc (but no the passwd and termcap files, I
>already had those)
>I then went to the bin of the X11R6 directory and tried startx with
>these results:
>xinit not found
>xinit lives in /contrib/X11R6/lib/X11/xinit
>Now, I'm very rust on X11 setup - the last time I ever did it was under
>Linux a year ago. What else do I have to do to get X11 fired up under
>Cygwin? Do I need LessTiff? What obvious piece am I missing?

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