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Re: Files in /etc missing after new install
On Tue, 30 Sep 2003, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 30, 2003 at 11:09:06AM -0400, Igor Pechtchanski wrote:
> >Please read and follow the problem reporting guidelines at
> ><http://cygwin.com/problems.html>, especially the bit about attaching (as
> >an uncompressed text *attachment*) the output of "cygcheck -svr".
> This is good advice but isn't this the usual confusion between "download"
> and "install" in setup?
The cygcheck output would have shown these packages as not installed if
this were the case. It would also show the information about mounts,
users, etc. I was about to ask a whole bunch of questions, but then
realized that the cygcheck output will contain the answers for most of
them, hence the advice.
FWIW, it doesn't look like a download vs install issue, since the original
poster did say that the files exist in /bin. It's more likely a
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