Re: more errors

James (
Mon, 14 Jun 1999 08:14:51 +0100 (BST)

On 13 Jun 1999, Doug Alcorn wrote:

# you can see what is happening.  Alternatively, you can 'startx >
# startx.out 2>&1' and then look at that file after you get started up


startx 2>&1 startx.out

isn't it? I can never remember the '2>&1' bit, but what you typed looks
as though it redirects stdout from startx into the file startx.out, then
redirects that to stdout and stderr (which won't work because files don't
produce output when used like that).

Windows, you can't live with it, you can't live without it... oh wait, you can!