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The title pretty much sums it up - I like editing text with xemacs running under cygwin, and I'd prefer not to have it spawn a console window when I start it from a shortcut. Any suggestions?

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The run command, in the run package, does exactly this:

c:\cygwin\bin\run.exe /usr/bin/xemacs

The console window may flash visible for a moment when you start Xemacs, but after that it will be hidden.

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It works! (Note that it changes the shortcut icon, you will have to manually set the icon if it bothers you). – Marcin Oct 30 '11 at 16:56

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