[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: [experimental] cygwin-1.5.25-8

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Tue Feb 26 14:06:00 GMT 2008

On Feb 26 07:33, Fredrik Staxeng wrote:
> I am trying to run cygwin on Windows Server 2008, under Hyper-V, accessing
> via Remote Desktop.
> I somehow succeeded in installing 1.5.25-7, then I upgraded to 

Yes, that works on the 64 bit version.  You only get the problems

> the experimental 1.5.25-8. When I try to start X programs, sometimes
> it succeeds, but mostly I get a message like this:
> 31089349 [main] xstart 2204 child_copy: linked dll data write copy failed, 
> 0x319000..0x31CF40, done 0, windows pid 2816, Win32 error 487

You probably have to rebase.

> BTW, is there an easy way to check what version of the cygwin1.dll one is 
> running? 

uname -a.  The 1.5.25-8 version has a build date 2008-02-22
1.5.25-7 is from 2007-12-14.


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