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Re: Cygwin installation problem
- From: "Michael A Chase" <mchase at ix dot netcom dot com>
- To: "Igor Trevisan" <igor dot trevisan at bluewind dot it>,<cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2002 13:21:33 -0800
- Subject: Re: Cygwin installation problem
- References: <3C4D90A7.21961.1A1DCFF@localhost>
----- Original Message -----
From: "Igor Trevisan" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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?
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