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Re: reinstallation problems
On 10/02/2009 10:14 AM, Frank Kim wrote:
Because of problems mentioned previously I uninstalled cygwin
following all the instructions at
However when I installed again and started up the bash shell I did not
get my usual prompt, i.e. the typical Cygwin prompt. Instead I got
Also I was started in /usr/bin.
No /home directory was created. No skeleton files were created.
I thought Cygwin automatically does this the first time you start up.
How come it didn't do it? What steps do I manually have to do?
(Fingers to temples, eyes closed) Quite please! I need absolute silence
while I read your mind and determine your configuration.
'/etc/passwd' is wrong, for one thing. Check 'setup.log.full' in '/var/log' or
the directory you ran 'setup.exe' from (your mind is cloudy - I can't see
this clearly). Your post-install scripts didn't run successfully. You can
re-run them by hand but they will likely complain again until you determine
the source of the problem, unless it was just a question of timing.
Larry Hall http://www.rfk.com
RFK Partners, Inc. (508) 893-9779 - RFK Office
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Holliston, MA 01746
> Q: Are you sure?
>> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
>>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?
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