setup.exe 2.573.2.3 crashes every time

Andrew Schulman
Thu Aug 21 21:14:00 GMT 2008

> I run setup.exe, choose any mirror, accept the "Partial" list of apps to
> upgrade, click Next.  The packages are downloaded, and then setup.exe crashes
> with 'The instruction at "0x004f42cb" referenced memory at "0x0106ff50".  The
> memory could not be "read".'  This happens every time.

Nevermind-- I remembered the solution from when this happened before.

I had interrupted installation of bash before it was complete (in-use files),
and /etc/setup/bash.lst.gz was corrupt.  I removed that and everything is fine
again now.

Sorry for the noise.

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