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Re: problem + workaround: system shared memory version mismatch detected

Top-posting reformatted.

On Fri, May 26, 2006 at 02:16:31PM -0400, Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
Hey, wouldn't it be cool if we had a FAQ entry about this... hey we do!


Will wonders never cease? ;-)

>noel <at> natnix <dot> com wrote:
> Thanks Larry,
> Maybe putting the exact error message in the FAQ would make it more
> google-friendly.  My google search search for:
> faq system shared memory version mismatch detected
> Only turned up a lot of desperate posts with no clear solution.  It
> looks like a fairly common problem.

It does show up from time to time, usually as a result of
<>.  Unfortunately, there's more than
one vector to this problem so covering every one in the FAQ is going
to be unwieldy.  Also, I think the message given in these cases is
pretty instructive.  But I'll let the FAQ maintainer decide whether
it makes sense to alter the current entry for further clarity/

Larry Hall                    
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