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exim-4.10-2 renamed EXIM-4~1 in reinstall with setup 18.104.22.168
- From: Greg Matheson <lang at ms dot chinmin dot edu dot tw>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Cc: "Pierre A. Humblet" <Pierre dot Humblet at ieee dot org>
- Date: Sun, 22 Dec 2002 12:31:23 +0800
- Subject: exim-4.10-2 renamed EXIM-4~1 in reinstall with setup 22.214.171.124
- References: <20021222115234.A11191@ms> <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> At 11:52 AM 12/22/2002 +0800, I wrote:
> >I reinstalled exim on Win98 and I found it was renamed
> >The linking of exim to exim-4.10-2.exe thus failed.
> >USER@TEACHER ~
> >$ ls -al /bin/exim*
> >-rwxr-xr-x 1 USER unknown 499712 Sep 14 10:06 /bin/EXIM-4~1.EXE
> >lrwxrwxrwx 1 USER unknown 26 Dec 21 20:52 /bin/exim ->
> >-rwxr-xr-x 1 USER unknown 9586 Sep 14 04:10 /bin/exim-config
> >-rwxr-xr-x 1 USER unknown 2628 Sep 14 10:05 /bin/exim_checkaccess
> >-rwxr-xr-x 1 USER unknown 7168 Sep 14 10:06
> >-rwxr-xr-x 1 USER unknown 9728 Sep 14 10:06 /bin/exim_dumpdb.exe
> >-rwxr-xr-x 1 USER unknown 12288 Sep 14 10:06 /bin/exim_fixdb.exe
> >-rwxr-xr-x 1 USER unknown 9728 Sep 14 10:06 /bin/exim_lock.exe
> >-rwxr-xr-x 1 USER unknown 11264 Sep 14 10:06 /bin/exim_tidydb.exe
> >-rwxr-xr-x 1 USER unknown 44999 Sep 14 10:05 /bin/eximstats
> >I reinstalled it again, but it still had the
> >Windows-abbreviated-type name. Strange, that this is the real
> >name of teh file.
On Sat, 21 Dec 2002, Pierre A. Humblet wrote:
> 1) Did you reinstall with setup?
> Do you perhaps use the new experimental setup?
No, it was 126.96.36.199
> 2) Find out the file ???/release/exim/exim-4.10-2.tar.bz2
> in the directory where setup downloads the files
> and type 'tar tjf <filename>'
> You will probably see that the name is correct.
$ tar tjf exim-4.10-2.tar.bz2
So, you are right. It has teh correct file name.
> If it is correct, the problem is beyond my control and it should
> be brought to the attention of the setup people on the list.
I wonder if it is due to my LOGNAME being all capitals? However,
this may not be the reason, because I didn't have this problem
when I first installed exim, when the $LOGNAME == USER
Greg Matheson The teacher as the monkey in the works.
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