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Re: unknown command diff
Okay, that seems much better, for some reason the file wasn't going onto the
root of c, but running it directly to desktop worked a treat, so have
attached the file now.
As a note, I had installed cygwin some time ago, but did not use it back
then, so if a fresh re-install is required, then I can do so.
Csaba Raduly-2 wrote:
> On Mon, May 9, 2011 at 1:52 PM, retrodans <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> diffutils appears to be there, so I went to run cygcheck for you as per
>> link you sent, but that doesn't appear to create a file on my c: amd just
>> returns several warnings along the lines of:
>> OpenService failed for
>> This is for things such as: DcomLaunch, odserv, ose, pla,QWAVE,
>> RpcEptMapper, RpcSs
>> Do I need to install a specific package for this to work?
> No, you just need to follow the procedure as described in:
>> Problem reports: Â Â Â http://cygwin.com/problems.html
> Did you redirect the output, as in:
> cygcheck -s -v -r > cygcheck.out
> If yes, the output should be in the current directory. If you can't
> find the file, try (from a Cygwin prompt)
> cygcheck -s -v -r > `cygpath -D`/cygcheck.out
> That would put the output on the desktop.
> The warnings about OpenService are harmless.
> Hope this helps,
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