Reliable old script loses data on new Cygwin installation

Thomas Baker
Thu Nov 15 07:19:00 GMT 2007

On Wed, Nov 14, 2007 at 06:03:42PM -0500, Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
> Lewis Hyatt wrote:
> >>These machines have an anti-virus program, but the same one I have 
> >>been using for the past two or three years.  The filenames either have 
> >>no extension, or ".txt".
> >
> >That's most likely the problem anyway, what happens if you turn it off?
> This is possible, particularly if the AV program has been updated.  If so,
> turning it off is typically not enough to avoid the problems introduced by
> it though.  You may need to uninstall it (and reboot) to completely rule it
> out.

Okay - I'll try this too.

Thank you,
Tom Baker

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