perl5.8.8 SEGfault and corrupt stack

Christopher Faylor
Sat Jul 28 18:04:00 GMT 2007

On Sat, Jul 28, 2007 at 10:49:43AM -0600, Morgan Gangwere wrote:
>I want to Know why in the original message, PATHS are set at c:\...
>and not something like C:\Cygwin-bin\...
>Tried that once and it kept dumping on me... figured out that you
>either a) have to install on a virgin drive or b) have to install in a
>subdir of your boot drive (or some other drive) -- having cygwin
>installed like that causes all sorts of problems.
>I think its windows, but that could just be me

You can install Cygwin anywhere you want.  While we don't recommend it,
some people prefer to install directly in the root of the C: drive
rather than c:\cygwin and they can use Cygwin just fine.


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