FW: I am getting error messages when attempting to copy files using cp or scp

Larry Hall (Cygwin) reply-to-list-only-lh@cygwin.com
Thu Aug 5 19:13:00 GMT 2010

On 8/5/2010 2:45 PM, Jeff Silverman wrote:
> I am not sure this is the right place to report a problem - I found this address from http://www.cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/2010-03/msg01078.html
> I get the following errors:
> $ scp C728219_a_-rrd-files.tar.gz root@
> cp: skipping file `C728219_a_-rrd-files.tar.gz', as it was replaced while
> being copied
> $ cp problem_a_bigip_logs.gz /tmp
> cp: skipping file `problem_a_bigip_logs.gz', as it was replaced while being
> copied
> I don't have /usr/lib/scih/getVolInfo and I don't see it in setup.exe

It's in the csih package.  You may already have it.  The real path is
/usr/lib/csih/getVolInfo.  If you don't have it, install the 'csih'

> My /s drive is a symlink to /cygwin/s which links to s: which is a big file
> server.
> What do I do next?

Read and follow the problem reporting guidelines:

> Problem reports:       http://cygwin.com/problems.html

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A: Yes.
> Q: Are you sure?
>> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
>>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?

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