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Re: Brand new Cygwin install on a Vista (Home Premium) machine
- From: glacken <reglacken at yahoo dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 31 Oct 2008 17:11:33 -0700 (PDT)
- Subject: Re: Brand new Cygwin install on a Vista (Home Premium) machine
- References: <COL102-W1445D777263166F0689A88B5200@phx.gbl>
Did you install onto an AMD or an Intel machine? My install onto an Intel
machine (Vista Home Premium) resulted in a string of messages that
cygwin1.dll was the wrong version.
Karl M-2 wrote:
> Hi All...
> I just did a fresh install of the current Cygwin 1.5 on a Vista Home
> Premium machine.
> There were only a couple bumps. For OpenSSH, the ssh-host-config had to be
> multiple times...it first bailed out because of the protection of the
> passwd and group
> files...next because of the protection of /var. I think it would be good
> to have it offer
> to fix these. I can submit a patch if desired.
> The second issue was with vim from a cmd console window. When I run vim,
> arrow keys work fine until I enter insert mode...then the arrow keys alter
> the test
> and take me out of insert mode. I've not seen this before and some
> Googling didn't
> help. Any thoughts?
> Otherwise, it was a great experience. I used the latest setup.exe snapshot
> and it
> worked very well.
> Thanks to all,
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