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Re: unknown command diff

On Mon, May 9, 2011 at 1:52 PM, retrodans <> wrote:
> diffutils appears to be there, so I went to run cygcheck for you as per the
> link you sent, but that doesn't appear to create a file on my c: amd just
> returns several warnings along the lines of:
> OpenService failed for
> This is for things such as: DcomLaunch, odserv, ose, pla,QWAVE,
> RpcEptMapper, RpcSs
> Do I need to install a specific package for this to work?

No, you just need to follow the procedure as described in:

> Problem reports: ? ? ?

Did you redirect the output, as in:

cygcheck -s -v -r > cygcheck.out

If yes, the output should be in the current directory. If you can't
find the file, try (from a Cygwin prompt)

cygcheck -s -v -r > `cygpath -D`/cygcheck.out

That would put the output on the desktop.
The warnings about OpenService are harmless.

Hope this helps,
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