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Re: base-files-mketc.sh hangs
- From: Igor Peshansky <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: Liu Haibin <liu dot haibin at gmail dot com>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 26 Dec 2005 12:36:47 -0500 (EST)
- Subject: Re: base-files-mketc.sh hangs
- References: <email@example.com>
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Tue, 27 Dec 2005, Liu Haibin wrote:
> I got a problem after I reinstalled cygwin.
> /etc/postinstall/base-files-mketc.sh hangs there everytime I install
This is obviously not normal. Do you press "Cancel" to interrupt it?
> And it will produce some log files like setup.log.postinstallXa00156
> under /var/log.
This, however, is. That's the mechanism setup uses to get the script
output into its log.
> I tried to run /etc/postinstall/base-files-mketc.sh in the shell and it
> ran ok. Any idea what went wrong?
Not really -- there isn't enough information in your report. Please read
and follow the Cygwin problem reporting guidelines at
<http://cygwin.com/problems.html>, especially the part about attaching (as
an uncompressed text attachment) the output of "cygcheck -svr" on your
I suspect you may have a problem with /bin/sh, but the cygcheck output
should show that.
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