The program cannot be run in DOS mode

Corinna Vinschen
Tue Dec 18 07:15:00 GMT 2001

On Tue, Dec 18, 2001 at 03:38:32PM +0100, wrote:
> hi
> how to make gawk and sed working?

Don't do this:

> i extracted them from downloaded tar and ran

but instead use the setup.exe tool for downloading a Cygwin
environment.  Click on the "Install Cygwin now" button on  This will download setup.exe.


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