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Re: No etc/passwd (was) Re: (everything!) command not found
I think you should learn some basic unix knowledge first.
2009/8/16 DY <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> I figured out my old problem, but now I have no /etc/passwd. ?How do I create one?
> I'd use vi, but I don't know what one should look like. ?Is there an example somewhere?
> In case anyone else ever needs this, if you install cygwin, then get command not found
> for everything, you need to:
> click on "Computer" -> Properties -> Advanced System settings (on the side bar)-> Environment Variables.
> Under user variables, add a new environment variable, called CYGWIN_HOME and set its value to C:\cygwin
> Under system variables, edit the PATH environment variable and add C:\cygwin\bin.
> Click okay, and restart cygwin. (Thanks to Sudipta Chatterjee)
> (In case anyone else searches the archives for a solution to this problem).
> Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> On Fri, Aug 14, 2009 at 01:04:05PM -0400, DY wrote:
>>> All except gcc-mingw-core-3.4.4-20050522-1.tgz and gcc-mingw-g++-3.4.4-20050522-1.tgz
>>> say done. I'm assuming they were unzipped and run, though, because I have agcc-mingw-core.sh.done
>>> and a gcc.mingw-g++.sh.done so I'm assuming that's the run,done version of the zipped files.
>>> Besides, I can't do ANYTHING. ?Everything says "command not found".
>> So either set your PATH by hand or specify the full path to the executable
>> while you are debugging the problem.
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