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Re: Error when installing
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Frank Bures wrote:
| I have been using cygwin for several years now. I am now trying
| the latest version. I deleted my cygwin directory to avoid any
| conflicts. I downloaded the whole distribution to the local drive.
| When I start the installation, it checks MD5's and then presents
me with the
| choice of packages. I make my choice, the installation continues by
| "checking MD5 for _update-info-dir-00230-1" and then the following
| "Runtime Error! Program: C:\tmpcyg\setup.exe
| abnormal program termination"
| The error message is not very helpful (true to its Window$ heritage).
| There are no messages available in Event Viewer.
| Running Win2k, 5.00.2195, SP4
| What should I do next?
That looks like a Visual Basic library error message. Make sure
your Visual Basic 6 libraries are installed properly and up to date.
~ I think you can get the redistribution package for the dlls on the
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