rebaseall invocation error
Fri Jul 20 17:36:00 GMT 2012
Problem fixed ... see below
On Fri, Jul 20, 2012 at 1:04 PM, Christopher Faylor
<email deleted> wrote:
> 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 http://cygwin.wikia.com/wiki/Rebaseall
> You realize that the project web site is: http://cygwin.com/ 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.
True. But I did not find anything else better and the instructions on
that site jibed with
what I read on the cygwin mailing list over the years. That's why I
went with it.
>>I restarted Windows 7 (64bit) in safe mode (no networking) and opened
>>a command prompt where I executed:
>>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.
Against my better judgment I went and looked in Task Manager. After all I was
certain I did not start any cygwin process. And in there I found
aspell -- it was
started during Windows Emacs startup. I use Emacs to write down notes
rebaseall works as advertised.
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