Trouble with running cygwin dll on Vortex86MX+ CPU
Mon Apr 14 08:37:00 GMT 2014
Larry Hall (Cygwin <reply-to-list-only-lh <at> cygwin.com> writes:
> On 4/7/2014 5:09 PM, Colin wrote:
> >> Indeed. And if your path under bash doesn't include /usr/bin, then
> >> wager your postinstall scripts didn't run or at least
> > completely/correctly.
> >> See /etc/postinstall for the scripts. If you aren't able to figure out
> >> what didn't run properly, you can either try rerunning everything
> > manually
> >> and looking for faults (if any) or just rerun setup.exe and hope that
> >> has better luck with the scripts the second time around.
> > Spot on, Larry. $PATH is empty.
> > I 'Reinstall'ed Cygwin, but the result is the same. I did take note of
> > setup complaining that there is a more recent version available
> > to the ini file (2.774 vs 2.674) but I'm picking that isn't the problem.
> I do find it interesting that the Cygwin Time Machine wouldn't have the
> setup version and the archive in sync. You'd have to check with that site
> to understand why you're seeing that.
> > /etc/postinstall contains the following "done" script files:
> > base-files-mketc.sh.done
> > base-files-profile.sh.done
> > bash.sh.done
> > coreutils.sh.done
> > cygwin-doc.sh.done
> > man.sh.done
> > passwd-grp.sh.done
> > terminfo.sh.done
> > terminfo0.sh.done
> > update-info-dir.sh.done
> > Is there something missing from that list? What's my next step? I
> > yet tried running them manually, that will have to wait until tonight
> > + 12).
> That list seems a bit limited to me, unless you specifically asked for
> those packages to install. Allowing setup to install a default
> should get you several dozen packages I believe, in 1.5 days. So I'd say
> start there and check that. If that doesn't help, check with the Cygwin
> Time Machine site for help.
Examination of the install log files revealed that the post-install scripts
all failed to execute correctly, with directory and file not found errors.
For the record, I found that if installing to the root directory (normally
not recommended) that it all works.
And yes, my initial goal of compiling an application that will run on the
Vortex86MX+ cpu has finally been achieved.
My grateful thanks to all who have offered advice.
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