Thanks rebase turned the trick.  Also can someone elaborate on exactly how to use a sourceware mirror.  The FTP site is flaky at best.  I had been using apt-cyg, but the new directory structures broke it. Thanks in advance.

On Jul 12, 2013 8:18 PM, "Joe Moore" <moorecj@gmail.com> wrote:
I am having problems getting a kde local session to start. I have started with startx /usr/bin/dbus-launch startkde


There is a beginning of a session starting then it fails with an error message :  "Cannot start kdeinit4. Please check your installation. 



Here is some more error output...




startkde: Starting up...
      1 [main] kdeinit4 4152 child_info_fork::abort: C:\cygwin\bin\cygXdmcp-6.dll: Loaded to different address: parent(0x3A0000) != child(0x320000)
      1 [main] kdeinit4 6208 child_info_fork::abort: C:\cygwin\bin\cygXdmcp-6.dll: Loaded to different address: parent(0x3A0000) != child(0x320000)
kdeinit4: fork() failed: Resource temporarily unavailable


Any help would be appreciated.