Can't use install-path longer than 15 chars after 2.875 update

Corinna Vinschen
Wed Aug 31 19:25:00 GMT 2016

On Aug 31 20:22, Jacek Sowiński wrote:
> After updating to setup-x86_64.exe version 2.875 I can't use install
> paths longer than 15 chars and error is throwed:
> > The install directory must be absolute, with both a drive letter and
> > leading slash, like C:\Cygwin

So what was your actual install path?

FYI, I just used setup-2.875 to installed Cygwin into
C:\cygwin-test-blubber-test\test\test and it just worked.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat
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