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Re: Unknown problems with cygwin-1.7 install on windows 7 host
- From: Corinna Vinschen <corinna-cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2009 18:48:47 +0100
- Subject: Re: Unknown problems with cygwin-1.7 install on windows 7 host
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On Nov 30 10:57, Rance Hall wrote:
> I apologize for the vagueness of this post, but I dont know how to
> track this down as the Windows error messages do not help much.
> I have windows 7 professional, and just installed cygwin-1.7 beta.
> As far as I can tell, the installation works and all is well with the
> cygwin world.
> However, the setup program itself is not interacting with windows 7 correctly.
> I keep getting a windows 7 standard error message after the installer
> runs all the setup scripts and gets ready to exit.
> something in the clean up process (perhaps a registry key setting)
> does not happen and windows knows it didn't happen and throws up an
> message saying that the app likely did not install properly.
> I'm still new with 7 so I don't know how to help isolate this, but am
> willing to try if someone can give me some pointers as to how to
> provide better information than what is here.
Just ignore it. Tell the system the application installed just fine.
The next invocation of setup will not raise the dialog.
Corinna Vinschen Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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