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Re: cron in cygwin
thanks for all the help. I have still not been able to start my cron.
this is what I got from the event log
The description for Event ID ( 0 ) in Source ( cron ) cannot be found. The
local computer may not have the necessary registry information or message
DLL files to display messages from a remote computer. The following
information is part of the event: cron : PID 876 : `cron' service stopped.
I have not understood anything from this. If anyone understands what this
means than please reply.
else I guess I have to leave my cron as it is.
"Harig, Mark A." <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
I'm referring to the problem with getting
cron to work. My suggestions are a shot
in the dark. People have been known to
fix mysterious problems by carefully
reinstalling the software.
I agree that Cygwin should not care
which drive it is installed on, all other
things being equal. That's why I listed
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Larry Hall [mailto:email@example.com]
> Sent: Friday, May 09, 2003 2:17 PM
> To: Harig, Mark A.
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org; Sanjay Goel
> Subject: Re: cron in cygwin
> What problem are you referring to? The question of
> what difference it makes if you install Cygwin as
> "Just Me" vs "All Users"? That's just where the mount
> goes in the registry as Igor mentioned. If you're
> questioning why Sanjay is having problems with his
> cron installation, that is not clear and I can't help
> here beyond what has already been offered. BTW, there
> is no magic to the drive that Cygwin is installed on.
> D: is as good as C: is as good as E: is as good as...
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