cygwin install possibly stuck

Larry Hall (Cygwin)
Sun Nov 18 23:43:00 GMT 2007

adamb wrote:
> sorry, i'm over my head with this stuff. i assume 'cygcheck' is a shell
> command? i can't open xterm, is there another way to execute this command?
> this is the error i get trying to open xterm from windows explorer:
> also noticed this:
> btw, i canceled the hung install this morning. i think i'm going to
> uninstall everything and try again.

'cygcheck' is a command-line program that you'll find in 'c:\cygiwn\bin' by
default.  Just open a command prompt window and type:

c:\cygwin\bin\cygcheck.exe -srv >cygcheck.txt

Send the resulting file to the list.

Larry Hall                    
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