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Re: Cygwin installation problem

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Igor Trevisan" <>
To: <>
Sent: Tuesday, January 22, 2002 07:17
Subject: Cygwin installation problem

> I tried to install Cygwin under WinNT 4.0 being logged
> on as a simple user, and I couldn't do it successfully.
> The C:/cygwin/bin directory contained just a very small
> part of the application I selected using setup.exe, and there
> weren't any *.dll files in.
> The directory C:/cygwin/usr/bin seemed instead to be full
> as it should.
> In this way I could not even make a shell start.
> After some attempts, all ended in the same unsuccessfull way
> I tried to log on as administrator and I could successfully
> build the Cygwin environment.
> Has anyone ever encountereed a similar problem?
> What could be the reason for this?

Please send us the output from 'cygcheck -s'.
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