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Re: Installation Problems Windows XP SP2

Hi Larry,

Thanks for the link, I finally did manage to install it :)

Any idea why the problem might have been occuring?

In any case thanks a lot!


On Thu, Nov 13, 2008 at 9:10 PM, Larry Hall (Cygwin)
<> wrote:
> ashwin sinha wrote:
>> Hi,
>>  For the past couple of days I have been trying to install cygwin on
>> my computer but to no avail. When I try to install using the third
>> option(installation from local directory), the application crashes
>> with an exception report. If i try to install using the first
>> option(install from the internet), I get an error message saying
>> unable to retrieve setup.ini file from the mirror, or a gcrypt illegal
>> tag at 60 error. The list archives mention a similar problem where the
>> setup file seems to have a problem.
>> Is there a way around this problem, or some other way I can install
>> cygwin?
> Did you try IE settings?  How do you connect to the Internet?
> You could also try version 2.602 from <>
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> A: Yes.
>> Q: Are you sure?
>>> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
>>>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?

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