cygwin1.dll cannot be found

Harold Hunt
Thu Oct 19 08:02:00 GMT 2000


You should have cygwin1.dll in %cygwin_install_path%\bin.

Unless Cygwin has decided to rename their primary DLL, which I kind of

Does your bash shell work?  Can you run any of the included GNU programs in
the shell?


P.S.  I'm a former CMU student, so, how is the place these days?

-----Original Message-----
From: jun zhang [ ]
Sent: Thursday, October 19, 2000 10:51 AM
Subject: cygwin1.dll cannot be found

I followed the instructions from,
to download and install Cygwin and Cygwin/XFree on
Windows NT. However, when I tried to run starxwin.bat,
I got the following prompt:

The dynamic link library cygwin1.dll could not be
found in the specified path .....

I searched my hard drive and couldn't find
cygwin1.dll. What went wrong?



I searched the 

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