Cygwin deinstall

a12 a12@swipnet.se
Thu Dec 19 06:29:00 GMT 2002


Hi Michael,

Thank you for your reply.

Following your suggestion I mail this entry to
cygwin-patches@cygwin.com

Michael A Chase wrote:

> On Thu, 19 Dec 2002 11:41:52 +0100 a12 <a12@swipnet.se> wrote:
>
> > I should have rephrased the question to:
> > How do I remove C:\cygwin\var\log\OpenSSHd.log ?
> >
> > After some digging into security & ownership of the file &
> > directories, I changed the owner of OpenSSHd.log from SYSTEM to
> > Administrators. Then I removed the file. The removal of
> > C:\cygwin\var\log was a piece of cake.
> >
> > The info above is not stated in
> > http://cygwin.com/faq/faq_2.html#SEC19
> > May I propose a little update ?
>
> May I propose you ask your real question instead of what you did ask.  Also
> keep your questions to the right list.
>
> Bug reporting:         http://cygwin.com/bugs.html
>
> The FAQ answers the question you asked correctly.  If you wanted to know
> how to remove a particular file, you should have asked that question.
>
> > Michael A Chase wrote:
> >
> > > On Wed, 18 Dec 2002 12:41:23 +0100 a12 <a12@swipnet.se> wrote:
> > >
> > > > How do I remove completely Cygwin ?
> > >
> > > Read the FAQ: http://cygwin.com/faq/faq_2.html#SEC19 .  It answeres
> > that
> > > exact question.
> > >
> > > Please stop using the wrong list.  If it weren't a FAQ, this quiestion
> > > would belong on cygwin@cygwin.com.
>
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