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Re: Trouble with running cygwin dll on Vortex86MX+ CPU

Larry Hall (Cygwin <reply-to-list-only-lh <at>> writes:

> >>
> >> Cygwin 1.5.25 seems like a good option. So I downloaded setup-
> >> from fruitbat and ran it on an XP machine which has not previously 
> >> Cygwin. Initially I installed just the base Cygwin files. The process 
> >> as expected, and installed 4,263 files in 472 folders.
> >>
> >> However the bash shell appears non-functional as far as external 
> >> go. It presents a prompt bash-3.2$, if I type something like ls, it
> >> responds command not found. Any ideas?
> >
> > $PATH?
> Indeed.  And if your path under bash doesn't include /usr/bin, then I'll
> wager your postinstall scripts didn't run or at least 
> See /etc/postinstall for the scripts.  If you aren't able to figure out
> what didn't run properly, you can either try rerunning everything 
> and looking for faults (if any) or just rerun setup.exe and hope that it
> has better luck with the scripts the second time around.

Spot on, Larry. $PATH is empty.
I 'Reinstall'ed Cygwin, but the result is the same. I did take note of 
setup complaining that there is a more recent version available according 
to the ini file (2.774 vs 2.674) but I'm picking that isn't the problem.

/etc/postinstall contains the following "done" script files:

Is there something missing from that list? What's my next step? I haven't 
yet tried running them manually, that will have to wait until tonight (gmt 
+ 12).

Thanks, Colin

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