RE: Weird emacs behavior
Leo Chang <lchang <at> clickshift.com>
2006-02-01 19:57:09 GMT
Weirdly enough, this behavior went away when I tried it this morning (after
a couple of days). Emacs is working again. I can't explain it at all.
From: Ehud Karni [mailto:ehud <at> unix.mvs.co.il]
Sent: Wednesday, February 01, 2006 7:46 AM
To: lchang <at> clickshift.com
Cc: help-gnu-emacs <at> gnu.org; bug-gnu-emacs <at> gnu.org
Subject: Re: Weird emacs behavior
[ resent, there was a mistake in the mailing list name ]
On Mon, 30 Jan 2006 22:38:16 -0800, Leo Chang wrote:
> There is an unexplained behavior that we've seen on a few machines we have
> with emacs. These are Redhat Enterprise Linux boxes that we usually ssh
> Xforwarding works fine. All X apps including emacs work fine. Then,
> a long time (weeks or months), emacs stops appearing in its own window
> you ssh into the box. Instead, after a long wait, it croaks with
> like "Connection Lost to Xserver. localhost 10:0."
> At this point, you can open ALL X applications except for emacs. Xeyes,
> xclock, xterm, firefox all work! But not emacs. "emacs -nw" does work,
> emacs in its own Xwindow works if you're directly on the machine.