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Re: Error in 'cat /proc/uptime' output

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Ugh - top-posting reformatted:

> From: cygwin-owner AT cygwin DOT com
                    ^^^^      ^^^^^

Ugh - raw email address munged:

According to Rajesh Tiwari on 11/22/2006 9:21 PM:
>> I searched for any patches for this issue but couldn't succeed. Please advise if there are any patches for the above issue.
> Hi Chris,
> The below is the required information:
> $ cygcheck -c cygwin

Actually, it's not.  Reread:

> Problem reports:

and you will see that we ask for the output of 'cygcheck -svr', not
'cygcheck -c cygwin'.

> Cygwin Package Information
> Package              Version        Status
> cygwin               1.5.9-1        OK

My recollection is that there have been several patches in cygwin for
/proc output ever since I took over coreutils; you are LONG overdue for an
upgrade to the current version of 1.5.22-1.

>> " *** All information contained in this communication is confidential

Ugh - this violates list policy, not to mention that it is unenforceable
since you mailed a publicly archived list.  Use a free web-based mail
account, rather than subjecting us to your company's legalese dribble with
more words than the content of your mail.

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