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Re: cvs broken on win2k after recent cygwin upgrade: "The descriptor is a file, not a socket"
"Trevor Forbes" <email@example.com> writes:
> You have two cygwin1.dll in your path.........????
Not ideal, but it's because my WIN32 path alone doesn't have
c:\cygwin\bin in it. I think.
> Also fix your path....How many times do you have to look in /usr/bin?
> your "TMP = `/tmp'" -- profile normally does "unset TMP"
So I should . . .
> your "TEMP = `/cygdrive/c/DOCUME~1/ht/LOCALS~1/Temp'"
> Keep It Simple "KISS", no ..~1 dosizms, no white space
> eg TEMP=c:\Temp
> you have mounted "d: /home/ht system textmode" and HOME =/home/ht
> Is d: your real home directory or is it /home in the root directory?
d: is real home directory
> .bash_history is in the root directory and should be in HOME?
> Unfortunately, although I have/had a theory what the problem is, I was
> unable to replicate the problem so there is not much more I can do...
Thanks for trying . . .
> The problem may be a w2k and fat32 combination?, move to NTFS..
Seems unlikely, given we're talking about a WINSOCK problem.
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