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Re: a standard place to get cygwin
- From: Christopher Faylor <cgf-no-personal-reply-please at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2005 15:54:58 -0500
- Subject: Re: a standard place to get cygwin
- References: <EB1A17CD4FB0BD45A016F39F38E4A094948FEB@exch2k2.ida.org>
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Wed, Jan 19, 2005 at 03:38:23PM -0500, Green, Keith wrote:
>>Sounds to me, though, like you have an errant Cygwin install hanging
>>around. First thing to do is follow this FAQ:
>>How do I uninstall all of Cygwin?
>>If after installing with that procedure, you still have problems, you
>>have a program installed on your system that uses it's own version of
>>'cygwin1.dll'. Hunt down that DLL and destroy it. The program using
>>it should be able to use the same 'cygwin1.dll' that you just
>>installed. If it cannot, contact the provider of that program.
>After installing cygwin on one of my boss's machines, he too was
>missing grep - and I know for certain he's never installed cygwin on
>his machine. However, I'll hunt this down. On my machine at least I
>have maybe half a dozen different installs sitting around in various
>states of disrepair. Once I can get it working correctly on my
>machine, I'll look at his.
Hopefully, you have finally bitten the bullet and just installed
grep by rerunning setup.exe by now...
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