Cygwin xemacs 21.4.14 fonts broken
Edwin.Goei at Sun.COM
Wed Feb 18 12:05:17 EST 2004
Edwin Goei wrote:
> Andy Piper wrote:
>> At 01:44 AM 2/17/2004, Edwin Goei wrote:
>>> bash shell works but starting it directly from an explorer window
>>> causes the dired problems I described (see below). I think I read
>>> about this somewhere, but can't find it, it's late and I have to go
>>> to work tomorrow, so I'm going to sleep now. I tried to search for
>>> it but don't understand windows enough to know what the problem is.
>> What happens if you set CYGWIN=tty in your environment before starting
>> XEmacs from explorer?
> Thanks for the response, but there is no change. I set CYGWIN=tty via
> the user environment tab in Windows XP. I start xemacs 21.4.13 from
> windows explorer and in *scratch*, I run:
> (getenv "CYGWIN")
> (dired "/usr")
> This results in a Dired buffer called "usr" with the following contents:
> ls: File or directory "/usr/." is not found
> I also tried it using the normal key bindings, but called the function
> above to help debug. Any ideas?
> My goal is to create a shortcut to start XEmacs directly. As a
> workaround, I have to run cygwin.bat and then run XEmacs to get things
> to work. This used to work fine on my old PC, but no longer works with
> my new PC using cygwin 1.5.7 and the latest cygwin xemacs.org installer
Actually, I just deleted my windows CYGWIN environment setting and found
that the "CYGWIN=tty" is already set.
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