Cygwin X11 server, notepad and message boxes

Brian Vincent brian.vincent at
Wed Feb 23 11:04:15 CST 2005

On Wed, 23 Feb 2005 11:29:40 +0100, Krzysztof Foltman
<kfoltman at> wrote:
> I'm trying to run notepad on WINE, with DISPLAY environment variable
> pointing to Cygwin (X Server running on my Windows XP
> machine. It works rather OK-ish, but when I try to close Notepad, it
> gets stuck in GetMessageW function call after displaying a "text
> changed, do you want to save ?" dialog box:

fwiw, I'm having the same problem and I'm running notepad directly on
my local machine.  I last compiled Wine about 4 days ago, so the
problem appeared sometime before that.


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