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Re: info is not loading...
- From: Joshua Daniel Franklin <joshuadfranklin at yahoo dot com>
- To: Eduardo Osorio <eduardo_osorio_armenta at hotmail dot com>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 21 Feb 2003 11:32:27 -0800 (PST)
- Subject: Re: info is not loading...
No, it should do it automatically.
--- Eduardo Osorio <eduardo_osorio_armenta at hotmail dot com> wrote:
> thanks a lot!
> i got it all (i think!)
> just one last question.
> i need to do everytime that install
> a new package?
> thanks you so much!
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Joshua Daniel Franklin" <joshuadfranklin at yahoo dot com>
> To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>; <eduardo_osorio_armenta at hotmail dot com>;
> <e_osorio at yahoo dot com>
> Sent: Thursday, February 20, 2003 5:43 PM
> Subject: Re: info is not loading...
> > On Thu, Feb 20, 2003 at 09:16:16AM -0800, Eduardo Osorio Armenta wrote:
> > >
> > > I have some troubles with
> > > info
> > >
> > > a lot of packages show their information
> > > but not the all
> > > that i have under
> > > /usr/info
> > >
> > > for example binutils.info
> > Eduardo,
> > This happens because some misbehaved packages overwrite the
> > "dir" file (for cygwin, /usr/info/dir) with their own. This has
> > come up several times and so there is now a update-info-dir
> > package that should take care of this. See if
> > ls /etc/postinstall/update-info-dir.sh*
> > reports that the file is there and if it has a ".done" extension.
> > If not you may need to re-run setup.exe, or the file directly, like this:
> > sh /etc/postinstall/update-info-dir.sh
> > Note that you can always run info or pinfo directly on an info file like:
> > info -f /usr/info/binutils.info
> > or
> > pinfo -f /usr/info/binutils.info
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