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Re: Installation Fails (Hangs?) on plain vanilla XP Machine
- From: surendar jeyadev <jeyadev3 at yahoo dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 25 Nov 2005 16:46:38 -0800 (PST)
- Subject: Re: Installation Fails (Hangs?) on plain vanilla XP Machine
--- "Larry Hall (Cygwin)"
> surendar jeyadev wrote:
> > I am trying to install Cygwin on a standard
> Windows XP
> > set up.
> > When I run 'setup.exe', it hangs at the point
> where is
> > starts
> > to download the 'mirrors.lst' file. The is no
> > in the
> > progress bar and I noted no disk or net activity
> > 30 min.
> > Retried 3 times to no avail. The log file is
> > below.
> Can you reach <http://cygwin.com/mirrors.lst> from
> browser? Are you using an FTP mirror? If so, try
> HTTP mirror instead. Or try:
Yes, I could reach <http://cygwin.com/mirrors.lst>
I was using 'Direct Connection to the Internet'.
I fetched 'setup-2.513-alpha.exe' and it failed the
The log file is identical.
As things are not even getting to step 1, could there
something more fundamental at work -- such as
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