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RE: Installation problem on windows 2000 server
- From: "Dave Korn" <dave dot korn at artimi dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Thu, 30 Mar 2006 12:08:00 +0100
- Subject: RE: Installation problem on windows 2000 server
On 30 March 2006 03:57, jack wrote:
> Should I post this question on another cygwin list? Or does nobody have
> experience with this kinda thing?
Get that non-cygwin perl out of your path and try using setup.exe to
reinstall everything. Make sure - using task manager if need be - that there
is absolutely no trace of any cygwin-based programs or services running.
Antivirus and desktop firewall software can both interfere with the
successful operation of cygwin, particularly if it's one of the
supposedly-clever behaviour-blocking varieties, so watch out for that, and
make sure that nothing has been inadvertently blocked; if so remove it before
you try again.
Probably the next most likely possibility is that the machine itself is
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