Mail Archives: cygwin-apps/2002/03/27/07:35:11
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ton van Overbeek [mailto:tvoverbe AT cistron DOT nl]
> Sent: Wednesday, March 27, 2002 8:32 PM
> To: cygwin AT cygwin DOT com; cygwin-apps AT cygwin DOT com
> Subject: Re: setup.exe problem
> Jonas Eriksson wrote:
> > When I try to install Cygwin with the latest setup.exe
> (188.8.131.52) 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).
Do you have similar screen-altering software installed as Jonas did?
I don't see any segment violations under gdb, or I'd check in fixes :}.
If you can track this down, that would be great.
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