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Re: getting up cygwin

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gabriel Antonio Arcos Acosta" <>
To: <>
Sent: Sunday, January 27, 2002 00:24
Subject: getting up cygwin

> Hi, recently I try to install the binary distribution of octave for
> but I couldn't get it working, so I uninstall it, but then, surprise I can
> use my cygwin enviroment, all I get when a try to start it is the message:
> bash.exe: warning: could not find /tmp, please create!
> BASH-2.05a$
> And then, when I try to do a 'ls' a command not found message. I think the
> cygwin package that come with octave binaries crash down all my
> configuration :(
> There is any way to get working cygwin or I have to reinstall all the

Re-installing Cygwin using setup.exe is the better way to go.  Even if you
fix your immediate problem by some direct action, there are probably other
things setup would set up.
Mac :})
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