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Re: Installation problem.
- From: DEEPA SIVASANKARANE <aj9035 at wayne dot edu>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Cc: DEEPA SIVASANKARANE<aj9035 at wayne dot edu>
- Date: Thu, 1 May 2003 08:19:10 -0400
- Subject: Re: Installation problem.
I think this time, after complete uninstallation, I'd
do a "Download from Internet" and then "Install from
local directory" - at least the installation won't
get wrong if the download is incomplete ?
---- Original message ----
>Date: Wed, 30 Apr 2003 23:34:25 -0400 (EDT)
>From: Igor Pechtchanski <email@example.com>
>Subject: Re: Installation problem.
>To: DEEPA SIVASANKARANE <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>1) Tools like regedt32 (on Win2k/XP) or regedit (on Win9x
and NT) should
>let you remove the offending registry keys. Another
possibility is to
>find Cygwin's "umount.exe" on your hard drive (if it's still
>run "umount -A -c".
>2 and 3) This is really weird. You have selected "Network
>the setup log just stops abruptly in the middle of a
>version of setup are you using? Can you try the latest
><http://cygwin.com/setup-snapshots/> and report the results?
>If you still have "cygcheck.exe" around, could you also
please run it and
>post the output?
>On Wed, 30 Apr 2003, DEEPA SIVASANKARANE wrote:
>> Hi Igor,
>> 1) I did remove the prev. installation (redhat), removed
>> files in C:\cygwin. How does one remove registry
>> I've never dealt with Windows admin, so could you pls. help
>> out ?
>> 2) I "Installed from Internet" twice, from the same ftp
>> location, selecting different packages each time,
>> with rootdir = C:\cygwin
>> localdir = C:\cyg_cache.
>> 3) Please find the setup.log and setup.log.full files
>> Thank you,
>> best regards,
>> ---- Original message ----
>> >Date: Wed, 30 Apr 2003 16:49:24 -0400 (EDT)
>> >From: Igor Pechtchanski <email@example.com>
>> >Subject: Re: Installation problem.
>> >To: DEEPA SIVASANKARANE <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> >Cc: email@example.com
>> >On Wed, 30 Apr 2003, DEEPA SIVASANKARANE wrote:
>> >> hi,
>> >> I did a "Install From Internet" and installed
>> >> cygwin, base-files, and binutils.
>> >> C:\cygwin as the root installation directory.
>> >> After installation: I browsed thru the bin directories
>> >> under c:\cygwin (using WIndows), I don't seem to find
>> >> exe's...
>> >> The downloaded files are of course at C:\cyg_cache..
>> >> Thanx,
>> >> Deepa
>> >Is there a c:\cygwin\var\log\setup.log? What does it
>> >What about c:\cygwin\var\log\setup.log.full?
>> >If they are not present, try looking for them in the
>> >directory from which
>> >you ran setup.
>> > Igor
>> >P.S. I'm assuming you removed whatever previous
>> >you had of Cygwin (according to
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