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Re: cygwin won't run, missing cygintl-8.dll file
- From: Charli Li <KBarticle889459 at aim dot com>
- To: Cygwin Mailing List <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Tue, 02 Jan 2007 05:10:10 -0500
- Subject: Re: cygwin won't run, missing cygintl-8.dll file
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Gary Richardson just had to cough out the following stream of bytes from
the specified email client, on 1/2/2007 5:06 AM:
> I've installed cywin before on XP and had no problem.
> I've just installed cygwin 1.5.23-2 on Windows XP and when I
> went to run it I received the msg "Application failed to start because
> cygintl-8.dll was not found. Reinstalling application may fix this
> problem." I tried that and it didn't.
> I have tried Google and the web and searched the mailing
> archives but have not found an answer. Could I have a pointer so as to
> find where to go to fix this. Thanks in advance
Using Windows Explorer, look in C:\cygwin\bin (or wherever else you
installed it) and check to see if any .dll files have .dll.new instead.
Rename those that do and run Cygwin again.
Happy new year.
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