1.7.5 XWin trouble

Larry Hall (Cygwin) reply-to-list-only-lh@cygwin.com
Tue Aug 17 03:11:00 GMT 2010

On 8/16/2010 7:50 PM, Russell Peterson wrote:
> Hello,
> After having recently upgraded to cygwin 1.7.5, I have noticed a
> strange problem with my xterm windows.  Everything works just fine
> until I use windows remote desktop to "control" the system with the
> XWin server and xterm windows on it.  At that point, the fonts in the
> xterm windows become unreadable (all sorts of strange colors and
> garbage)... XWin becomes unresponsive at that point and I need to
> restart it.  I think it crashed (stackdump included).
> I have no idea what this could be.  Any clues as to what I am looking for?

Since your issue is with Cygwin-X, you should send it to the cygwin-xfree

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A: Yes.
> Q: Are you sure?
>> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
>>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?

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