ssh-host-config doesn't chown /var/empty properly from setup.exe

Igor Peshansky
Tue Jun 20 14:42:00 GMT 2006

On Tue, 20 Jun 2006, Christopher Faylor wrote:

> On Mon, Jun 19, 2006 at 08:04:13PM -0400, Igor Peshansky wrote:
> >Hmm, ok, the next thing to check is the fact that PATH and other
> >environment variables may not be set the same.  Try adding some debugging
> >information to the postinstall script (or even change the shebang line to
> >"bash -x"), and see what's different in setup.exe and the command line.
> This seems to be debugging of an application problem rather than
> package-related issues.  As such, I think this thread belongs in the
> cygwin mailing list.

This was my first impulse too, but then I realized that we were really
debugging the environment that setup presents to the postinstall scripts.
As such, it's a setup issue, and specifically belongs here, IMHO.

If it turns out to be an ssh-host-config issue instead, it'll definitely
get moved.
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