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Re: installation freezes at /usr/bin/idle
- From: "Ling F. Zhang" <lingfengz at yahoo dot com>
- To: Cygwin List <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Fri, 23 Jan 2004 09:51:48 -0800 (PST)
- Subject: Re: installation freezes at /usr/bin/idle
- Reply-to: lingfengz at yahoo dot com
I will do that as soon as I get to my computer (later
this afternoon). I would like to also point out that I
tried the following:
unselect Python during the package section phase
set freezes when trying to installed rcs (which is the
I suspect that some windows service/process is
conflicting with cygwin, as I had similar freezing
problem long ago with Norton Anti-Virus Enterprise.
However this is a new installation on this computer
with win2k3 standard. The only software I got on it so
far are MS Office System 2k3.
--- Larry Hall <email@example.com> wrote:
> Hm. Something's not right here. Let's see if we
> can start with the
> basics. Can you invoke
> <Cygwin install drive>:<Cygwin install
> directory>\bin\cygcheck -s -r -v
> If so, send the output *as an attachment* to the
> list. That will give us
> some idea of the state you're in.
> At 03:57 AM 1/23/2004, Ling F. Zhang you wrote:
> >I can click "Cancel" but then it give me an err
> >cannot open /usr/.../setup.log for writing
> >I checked writing permission to the folder and it
> >checks out. I used two different mirror
> >and same thing....
> >--- Larry Hall <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >> At 11:04 PM 1/22/2004, Ling F. Zhang you wrote:
> >> >I am doing a full installtion with all src
> >> selected,
> >> >and when it's installing
> >> >
> >> >Python-2.3.3-1
> >> >/usr/bin/idle
> >> >
> >> >The program uses 100% CPU, and doesn't do
> >> for
> >> >long time. I am using a p4 1.7G, 512 RDRAM,
> >> HDD
> >> >(lots of space remaining), WIN2K3
> >> >has the same problem?
> >> Google may be able to help answer that question:
> >> But I didn't have that problem and I have
> >> Python-2.3.3-1 installed.
> >> Maybe you just got a bad package/mirror. Try
> >> checking the md5sum
> >> of the python package to see if it's corrupt or
> >> something.
> >> --
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