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Re: wget crashes

On 4/8/2010 11:14 AM, Rowan Sylvester-Bradley wrote:
I've created a little bash script to periodically get my IP number from and log changes to a file. Here it is:


I'm trying to run it under Cygwin on Windows Vista Business SP1. It sort of
works, but quite often (every few hours) it crashes. Here's an example:


Any idea what I may be doing wrong?

This is probably a beginner's mistake, because this is the first time I've
used Cygwin, and I'm a beginner in the whole Unix world...

Well, wget shouldn't crash. But I tried running your script for a few hours and didn't get a crash during my run. Perhaps you can make sure you're up-to-date on all packages and try again?

Larry Hall                    
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