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Re: [1.7] Updated: cygwin-1.7.0-56
On Sun, Aug 02, 2009 at 05:15:33PM -0400, Paul McFerrin wrote:
>Folks. Try again with updating 1.7-56. When it is downloaded from
>mirror: mirror.nyi.net, my 1.7 instance of cygwin will nolonger come up!!
>Using my 1.5 instance, and the strings command, I check the 1.7.0-56
>version of cygwin1.dll and it comes up with:
> /ext/build/netrel/src/cygwin-1.7.0-51, NOT 56.
>No comments about using "strings". If no windows are opening up, I
>can't do a "uname -r" on a dead system. Unless someone comes up with a
>*good* reason NOT to use it, it stays in.
There is no mystery here. The version of cygwin1.dll that you're
looking at came from the 1.7.0-51 release. Maybe you're confused about
where you should be looking or maybe you have a process running which is
using this dll and, so, could not have been updated by setup. If it is
the latter then rebooting would help.
Regardless, this isn't a problem with the release. It's a problem with
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