i encountered this error while running the tool john the ripper on my laptop

Brian Inglis Brian.Inglis@SystematicSw.ab.ca
Fri May 4 06:18:00 GMT 2018

On 2018-05-04 00:06, Nitishreddy Nani wrote:
> 1 [main] john 10212 find_fast_cwd: WARNING: Couldn't compute FAST_CWD 
> pointer. Please report this problem to the public mailing list
> cygwin@cygwin.com
> please help me solving this

This is just a warning to please upgrade Cygwin as explained at:


and please report the issue to whoever distributes the software that installed
the old Cygwin version.

Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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