Portable Cygwin 1.5 compiled using XP fails to run on W7 64

Buchbinder, Barry (NIH/NIAID) [E] BBuchbinder@niaid.nih.gov
Tue Sep 7 21:23:00 GMT 2010


Christopher Faylor sent the following at Tuesday, September 07, 2010 2:57 PM
>On Tue, Sep 07, 2010 at 06:30:44PM +0100, Fergus wrote:
>>>Could a portable version of Cygwin 1.5 mounted on a USB stick
>>reasonably be expected to run on W7 64?
>
>No, it is not expected to run.
>
>cgf

Who are you and what have you done to cgf?!?

You answered a question about 1.5 without a complaint that 1.5 is
no longer supported by this list.  That is not the MO of the cgf
that inspired "WJM".

- Barry
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