[bismuti: setup.exe hanging]

Gerrit P. Haase gp@familiehaase.de
Fri Dec 31 14:17:00 GMT 2004

Peter Bismuti wrote:
> It's only for training, I don't mind if it is too slow.  I'm more 
> concerned about which versions/releases of X and OpenGL it uses.
> I'm working on your request as we speak.  Lately, I cannot get to the 
> point where it prompts me if I wan to include an icon on the desktop.
> I'm also assuming the /tmp directory you refer to is within cygwin, 
> correct? So far I see nothing, I'll wait until it hangs and check again.

The directory that is used by Cygwin, that may be /tmp but is not in
case you have not defioned TMP=/tmp & TEMP=/tmp, if there is no extra
define in your profile the default Windows TEMP directory is used.

Just try in a Cygwin shell:

$ ls $TMP


$ ls $TEMP

> C:\cygwin\tmp>dir
> Volume in drive C is HP_PAVILION
> Volume Serial Number is 1C37-0926
> Directory of C:\cygwin\tmp
> 12/28/2004  02:44 AM    <DIR>          .
> 12/28/2004  02:44 AM    <DIR>          ..
>               0 File(s)              0 bytes
>               2 Dir(s)  40,921,935,872 bytes free

This looks not like it was used.


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