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RE: DLL problems on fresh install

On 22 November 2006 13:07, Corinna Vinschen wrote:

> On Nov 22 03:38, Scott Hepler wrote:
>> Hi folks:
>> Sorry to bring what is apparently a FAQ, but I'm stuck.
>> I had an existing Cygwin install (1.5.?) which I upgraded to 1.5.21-1 via
>> setup.exe.  I started getting that infamous error:
>> -snip-
>> 7 [main] ? (336) C:\cygwin\bin\bash.exe *** fatal error - system shared
>> memory version mismatch detected - 0x75BE0074/0x2D1E009C. -snip-
>> [...]
>> Can anybody help me stop this wandering, please?
> Since you said you searched the machine for another cygwin1.dll, but the
> above message is quite clear, I'm wondering if you have some 3PP software
> on your machine which installed a cygwin1.dll under another name
> together with their 3PP stuff (obfuscating rulez).  Did you really search
> everywhere?  Even in C:\Windows?

  Or in other words....

> Problem reports:

... get busy with the cygcheck attachment, dude!

Can't think of a witty .sigline today....

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