XWin problem (xinit launche twice)

Marco Atzeri marco.atzeri@gmail.com
Sun May 17 10:23:29 GMT 2020

On 17.05.2020 12:15, Franz Fehringer via Cygwin wrote:
> This is a repost, because sending to group gmane.os.cygwin seemingly did
> not get through.
> Am 27.03.2020 um 12:39 schrieb Franz Fehringer:
>> Dear group,
>> Since a few weeks i see "hangs" wich X11 clients.
>> Upon investigation i find two xinit instances (on each XWin launch) in
>> the task manager which seemingly lock out each other.
>> If i terminate the "right one" then X11 intialization proceeds (xauth,
>> xrdb ...) und X11 starts to behave normally.
>> Is it possible to fix this (or what can be wrong on my side if this is
>> not a general problem)?
>> Thx & best regards
>> Franz Fehringer
>> Win10 1909 latest and german btw

Hi Franz,

can you follow guideline and provide the cygcheck.out as attachement ?
> Problem reports:      https://cygwin.com/problems.html

How are you starting Xwin ?
Have you any custom setting ?
(eg a .startxwinrc on your home, or similar)


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