How do I downgrade to cygwin-1.5.10-3

Larry Hall
Fri Jan 7 23:45:00 GMT 2005

At 05:48 PM 1/7/2005, you wrote:
>On Fri, 7 Jan 2005, Satish Balay wrote:
>> I'm seeing some wierd behavior - I'd like to downgrade to
>> cygwin-1.5.10-3 - and see if this goes away.
>> The cygwin setup gives the option of downgrading to cygwin-1.5.11-1 -
>> but not cygwin-1.5.10-3. (I'm currently using the latest 1.5.12-1)
>> How can I downgrade to cygwin-1.5.10-3? (I have the
>> cygwin- file in the cygwin-install cache)
>Oh well..
>I tried the 'tar' installer and I get errors of type:
>tye procedure entry point _impure_ptr could not be located in cygwin.dll
>I get the same error with cygwin-1.5.11-1.
>I guess a downgrade from '1.5.12' is a no-no..

If you can find a stale mirror that contains cygwin-1.5.10-3, then you 
may find that you get the above message if you install it.  You'll get 
such a message for any packages you have locally installed that are built 
against a later version of the Cygwin package than what you have currently

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