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Re: rm and ln not present during install
On Tue, 10 Jun 2003, Elfyn McBratney wrote:
> On Tue, 10 Jun 2003, Michael Ribbons wrote:
> > Hi, I'm attempting to install cygwin under Windows XP.
> > I downloaded all of the packages. When setup gets to the post install
> > scripts, most of the scripts say
> > rm not found
> > ln not found
> > When I run the cygwin shell I'm able to use pwd and cd but I can't do ls
> > mkdir, rm, or ln. setup.log doesn't indicate any problems, and I'm not sure
> > what to search for in setup.log.full.
> > Any suggestions?
> Yup. If your looking for a file or program, the best place to check first is
> <http://cygwin.com/packages/>. A search for 'ln.exe' will reveal the fileutils
> package, and `cygcheck -c fileutils' will reveal whether or not the package is
> installed. Either way, installed or not, you may need to re-run your postinstall
> scripts in /etc/postinstall
After you have (re)installed the findutils package.
Elfyn McBratney (mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org)
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