ERROR: bash: /etc/profile: No medium found

Christopher Faylor
Tue Apr 24 20:52:00 GMT 2007

On Tue, Apr 24, 2007 at 12:22:27PM -0700, intiha Ho gai wrote:
>No I am not doing anything complex. I actually had everything running
>on my machine. The only new thing I did was reclaim the disk space I
>had reserved for my dual boot FC6 and added that as a separate HD. But
>initially it was installed on c: anyway.
>What is even more interesting is that my system is now working perfectly..
>I did do two things on my own. I copied the /etc/profile from my
>working laptop to my desktop (they were different.. I dont know why!!
>the one my desktop didnt have the warning at the top.. so I am
>assuming it was manual edit - that got installed some how!).
>Then I also ran the setp but explicitly specified the path to be
>c:\cygwin instead of the generic D:\ that it was coming up with..

Cygwin doesn't set a "generic D:\".  It sounds like you had some other
software installed which confused things.


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