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RE: installation of cywin86-xfree v.4.1.0
- To: "'cygwin-xfree at xfree dot cygwin dot com'" <cygwin-xfree at xfree dot cygwin dot com>
- Subject: RE: installation of cywin86-xfree v.4.1.0
- From: Suhaib Siddiqi <ssiddiqi at inspirepharm dot com>
- Date: Tue, 3 Jul 2001 07:20:40 -0400
> Dear Sir/Madam,
> I have down-loaded v4.1.0 xfree binaries from
> I get error message "command gnu-tar not found" and command "command
> extract not found" when I run xinstall.sh
> The xinstall.sh has been downloaded as binary. Not sure why.
> Could anybody help?
> Terence TH Ho
This error shows up on some systems, if you would care to read mail archives
first? I discussed it yesterday with another user.
Beside it does not prevent installation. So does you installation work or
not? You did not mention it. If you do not want to see this error you can
>From Windows Explorer
in the directory where you downloaded all the archives Copy extract.exe to
Then execute sh Xinstall.sh.