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Old 12-23-2008, 01:09 PM   #1
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Xwin -query

I'm trying to Xwin into a Fedora 10 machine from a cygwin on a 2003 server. I can Xwin into other linux boxes from this machine, but not to the Fedora 10 box.

I used the Fedora 10 Live disk to install and downloaded all the xorg downloads for the Server portion within yum. Unfortunately I'm still having an issue.

When I read the output from the cygwin window it says it is looking for the XF86config file. However there is none. Also it seems that it is trying to go to /usr/X11/R6/lib/X11/font, this doesn't exist either on Fedora 10.

Can someone give any ideas on what I should do?

Last edited by gothrog; 01-06-2009 at 08:14 AM.
Old 01-06-2009, 09:39 AM   #2
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Here is the output I'm getting:

_XSERVTransmkdir: Owner of /tmp/.X11-unix should be set to root
winValidateArgs - g_iNumScreens: 1 iMaxConsecutiveScreen: 1
(II) XF86Config is not supported
(II) See for more information
winDetectSupportedEngines - Windows NT/2000/XP
winDetectSupportedEngines - DirectDraw installed
winDetectSupportedEngines - DirectDraw4 installed
winDetectSupportedEngines - Returning, supported engines 00000007
winSetEngine - Using Shadow DirectDraw NonLocking
winAdjustVideoModeShadowDDNL - Using Windows display depth of 16 bits per pixel
winFinishScreenInitFB - Masks: 0000f800 000007e0 0000001f
MIT-SHM extension disabled due to lack of kernel support
XFree86-Bigfont extension local-client optimization disabled due to lack of shared memory support in
(--) Setting autorepeat to delay=500, rate=31
(--) winConfigKeyboard - Layout: "00000409" (00000409)
(--) Using preset keyboard for "English (USA)" (409), type "4"
Rules = "xorg" Model = "pc105" Layout = "us" Variant = "(null)" Options = "(null)"
(--) 3 mouse buttons found
Could not init font path element /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/CID/, removing from list!
winPointerWarpCursor - Discarding first warp: 509 356
winDeleteNotifyIcon - Shell_NotifyIcon failed
FreeFontPath: FPE "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/misc/" refcount is 2, should be 1; fixing.


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