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Re: queries on Environment and Services before 1.5 -> 1.7 upgrade
- From: Lester Ingber <ingber at alumni dot caltech dot edu>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 29 Apr 2010 05:54:07 -0700
- Subject: Re: queries on Environment and Services before 1.5 -> 1.7 upgrade
- References: <4BD8797E.firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Reply-to: Lester Ingber <ingber at alumni dot caltech dot edu>
I appreciate the feedback from Jeremy Bopp and Corinna Vinschen. Just
after Jeremy's email I did the upgrade and it went very smoothly.
Thanks very much.
-------- Original Message --------
Subject: queries on Environment and Services before 1.5 -> 1.7 upgrade
From: Lester Ingber <email@example.com>
Date: Wed Apr 28 2010 11:07:58 GMT-0700 (Pacific Daylight Time)
> I have some questions prior to upgrading from 1.5.25-15 to 1.7
> (currently 1.7.5-1) with respect to Environment and Services.
> I already am aware that after the upgrade I should run
> presumably in my first console shell.
> Under My Computer -> Advanced -> Environment Variables -> System Variables
> should the variable server in
> Cygwin server
> be changed to no argument (unless there is a good reason to put in one?)
> before the upgrade? That is, is it OK to have nothing as the variable?
> Under Administrative Services (Local) I now have cygrunsrv.exe used in:
> Cron daemon
> CYGWIN cygserver
> CYGWIN sshd
> Should these be changed or turned off during the upgrade? That is,
> should these be disabled and then after the upgrade run
> as if I were starting cygserver for the first time?
> Are there any other common settings I should change before upgrading? I
> did look at the docs, but did not notice anything else.
Prof. Lester Ingber firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
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