WARNING: Couldn't compute FAST_CWD pointer. Please report this problem to the public mailing list cygwin@cygwin.com

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Sat Oct 15 10:43:00 GMT 2011

On Oct 15 18:43, Alec Taylor wrote:
> Good afternoon,
> I've installed the latest Cygwin on the latest Windows (win8 64, dev
> preview), with a few tools I use on a regular basis (ping, whois,
> wget, curl & many more).
> Unfortunately whenever I open it I get the aforementioned error.
> Same goes for when I try and use the g++ with Netbeans...
> Could you please fix this bug ASAP?

Fixed in CVS two days ago.  Other than that, we don't support W8 until
it will be officially released.  Until then, expect broken behaviour.


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