Unable to use Mintty - Fresh Install

Marco Atzeri marco.atzeri@gmail.com
Sun Nov 23 01:35:00 GMT 2014


On 11/21/2014 7:58 PM, Warren Young wrote:
>>> Warning: cygwin1.dll not found on your path
>>
>> this is curious
>
> ItÂ’s happening because heÂ’s not running cygcheck under Cygwin, since Cygwin wonÂ’t start on his system.  Hence, c:\cygwin\bin isnÂ’t in the path.
>
> This is also why it skips all the package checks, and why it complains about things like awk not found.

And it is also why the output is not very useful.

There is no need for cygwin\bin to in the path, but
cygcheck should be run there.

Regards
Marco


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