can't install new net release

Chris Faylor
Wed Apr 26 15:56:00 GMT 2000

On Wed, Apr 26, 2000 at 04:13:32PM -0500, Timothee Besset wrote:
>hello everybody
>I wiped out my old cygwinB20.1 and tried to install the new one. I went
>through the registry, removed all the cygnus entries I could find. Then I
>ran setup, it downloaded all .tar.gz files and started installing. But it
>hangs on cygwin-20000301.tar.gz. It say "Installing cygwin-20000301.tar.gz"
>and just hangs. And NT becomes pretty unstable during that time, I can't
>switch to other apps / the whole system is slowing down. I can't even
>shutdown from software, I had to pull the plug three times so far.

Try removing cygwin-20000301.tar.gz and rerunning setup.


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