rebaseall invocation error

Christopher Faylor
Fri Jul 20 17:04:00 GMT 2012

On Fri, Jul 20, 2012 at 01:00:45PM -0400, Mirko Vukovic wrote:
>I am running rebaseall manually to enable X11:  I found a post
>suggesting to rebase to 0x77000000
>I am following instructions on

You realize that the project web site is: right?  You
can't expect instructions from unrelated sites to work.  You shouldn't
need to use the above anymore with new improvements to reabase.

>I restarted Windows 7 (64bit) in safe mode (no networking) and opened
>a command prompt where I executed:
>cd \cygwin\bin
>rebaseall -v
>I got the following error:
>rebaseall: only ash or dash processes are allowed during rebasing
>    Exit all Cygwin processes and stop all Cygwin services.
>    Execute ash (or dash) from Start/Run... or a cmd or command window.
>    Execute '/bin/rebaseall' from ash (or dash).
>I get the same error from a regular Windows session (with sshd
>stopped, and no other cygwin processes running - as far as I can see).
>Are there some other Cygwing processes running?  How can I check for
>that.  Or is something else amiss?

Task Manager would probably tell you if something else is running.


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