Installation problems

Larry Hall
Tue Sep 2 01:37:00 GMT 2003

At 09:13 PM 9/1/2003, Hoyt Bailey you wrote:
>I am running Windows XP with 512MB.  I downloaded from the VA mirror and all
>seemed to go well no problems.  I downloaded setup.exe and it took over and
>installed the rest from the internet.  When completed I clicked on the
>Desktop Icon and got the following:
>/bin/find: /etc/profile.d: No such file or directory.
>Hoyt@blackgold ~
>Futher checking showed that /etc/profile does exist and is readable at least
>with cat.(/etc/profile.d does not exist).  Other problems discovered ls only
>works if you give it a directory ls (dosent) ls /etc (works).  Passwd works
>but it changes my login password to Windows. There is no root user and
>mkuser doesnt work.  Commands less, more, dir were not recognized.  I dont
>think I am in cygwin but I have no idea where I am.

Sounds like you're having some problems.  See 
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Larry Hall                    
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