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Re: Wierd mount problem with "latest" release
- To: Bryan Pizzillo <sturm at cs dot umd dot edu>, cygwin at sourceware dot cygnus dot com
- Subject: Re: Wierd mount problem with "latest" release
- From: Earnie Boyd <earnie_boyd at yahoo dot com>
- Date: Sat, 17 Jun 2000 09:04:14 -0700 (PDT)
- Cc: Bryan Pizzillo <sturm at cs dot umd dot edu>
- Reply-To: earnie_boyd at yahoo dot com
--- Bryan Pizzillo <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Ok, here's the problem. I used the setup.exe, told it the root directory was
> It installed, I went to go run the link from the start bar which tried to run
User error. You should have typed c:\cygwin instead of c:cygwin.
> c:\cygwin\bin\cygwin.bat...which was not there..no problem, checked the faq,
> so I put the following in there:
> @echo off
> SET MAKE_MODE=unix
> SET PATH=C:\cygwin\bin;c:\cygwin\usr\bin;C:\cygwin\usr\local\bin;%PATH%
> (Note I had to add c:\cygwin\usr\bin since that is were cygwin1.dll got put)
> Ok, so run cygwin.bat and get bash...yeah, rockin...no more cmd
> (not to mention I get ls)
> BUT, I noticed this wierdness: (I assume it is from c:cygwinbin)
> bash-2.04$ mount
> Device Directory Type Flags
> c:cygwin\bin /usr/bin user binmode
> c:cygwin\lib /usr/lib user binmode
> c:cygwinbin /bin system textmode
> c:cygwin / user binmode
mount -f -b c:/cygwin/bin /usr/bin
mount -f -b c:/cygwin/lib /usr/lib
mount -f -b c:/cygwin /
The above commands should fix your problems.
Earnie Boyd: <mailto:email@example.com>
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