Cygwin 1.7.14-2 setup.exe v2.772 broken?

Corinna Vinschen
Sat Apr 28 18:06:00 GMT 2012

On Apr 28 13:02, Ken wrote:
> marco atzeri wrote:
> >BLODA is still a possibility, I have Symantec installed; or there
> >is subtle bug handling the missing files on the website
> >
> >Marco
> >
> >
> Hi Marco,
>   Nice to see that you can reproduce the problem!  I neglected to
> mention that this seems to occur immediately after the initial
> setup.ini download (even to a fresh, non-cached, local folder), but
> it would seem that you have reproduced what I am experiencing.  As I
> mentioned, the download operations work fine with the previous
> version of setup.exe (from 1.7.13); which is why I question whether
> or not something is slightly awry in the new version.

There's no change between 2.769 and 2.772 which would explain any change
in handling the .ini file.

I installed 2.772 on my systems as soon as it was available and I don't
see any such issue using my local mirror.  Did you try another mirror?


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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