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Date: Wed, 27 Mar 2002 10:32:20 +0100
From: Ton van Overbeek <tvoverbe AT cistron DOT nl>
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Subject: Re: setup.exe problem

Jonas Eriksson wrote:
> When I try to install Cygwin with the latest setup.exe (2.194.2.21) it 
> hangs after I have selected a mirror server to download from. It manages 
> to download setup.ini but them immediately comes up with the message 
> "This space intentionally left blank" and continues to eat up all cpu 
> cycles. I have tried using .14, .12 and .9 which I found in 
> cygwin.com/setup-snapshots, but all of these complained about not beeing 
> the latest version as stated in setup.ini and then hanging like the .21. 
> My conclusion is that setup.exe does not like my win2000 system. Any ideas?

Some additional information which may be related to this.
When running a self compiled setup.exe under gdb (on W98SE) at this point
(first appearance of chooser)  a segment violation is generated.
Just continuing in gdb under W98SE works (the chooser appears and is functional),
but I guess under Win2K/NT/XP this segment violation creates havoc.
The segment violation occurs in PickView every time you change view
(Full/Category/Partial).

This probably should be continued on cygwin-apps.

Ton van Overbeek

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