What is 'Xwin'

Klemens Meyer klesmen at teleinfo.de
Mon Jun 2 09:26:55 CEST 2003

Anson Zeall wrote:

> Dear people,
>    I have just installed Cygwin and KDE onto my winXP OS. But I can't
> open KDE as it says I'm missing 'Xwin'. What is that?

XWin is the main program of the XFree86 package to do all graphical 
output (That is a really short explanation). When installing Cygwin it 
is not selected as default. You should start the Cygwin-installer again 
and select the XFree86 package. That installs the necessary programs.


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